Jan Brett Blog


_ December 5th Blog Homework

Please watch the video below and listen carefully to what Jan Brett has to say about her work as an author/illustrator.  Do you want to know more? Think about what you would like to ask her related to the information you hear in the video. You can watch the video again if you need to as it is important to stay on topic. Please write your question down on paper, edit it and revise before you post your question in the comment section of this blog. Other people will be reading your work and you want it to look carefully and thoughtfully done! For Internet safety, make sure to use only your first name or your initials when you enter your comment. As we run a 'gated' blog, your comment will show up as soon as we approve it.

                      Click on the word "COMMENTS" at the top right to post your question.
                              Your question will appear below the video after you post.

Eli M.
12/5/2011 04:39:52 am

How many hours does it take to paint
a whole page in your book?

12/5/2011 04:44:43 am

Dear Jan brett, How meny bookS have
you written

12/5/2011 04:47:27 am

How long does it take to make Hejey the hejhog.

Amanda A
12/5/2011 04:58:02 am

Who long does it take to edit your story.

12/5/2011 05:01:22 am

How long does it take to make a book. I also like all of the books that you illustrated and authored.

12/5/2011 05:04:58 am

How do you make your chickens for Hejeys suprise. I want to know.

Mrs. Bourdon
12/5/2011 05:06:16 am

I am happy to see your quick responses! I really hope you like the blog version of learning about Jan Brett. Remember, when you post a blog comment, it is important to spell carefully and especially in this blog, you are asking a question. Questions have a ? at the end. :)

Jake F
12/5/2011 05:11:53 am

Do you like being an illustrator and an

howard k.
12/5/2011 05:17:27 am

Want made you be a illustrater and a ather?

12/5/2011 05:45:45 am

war did you get your chikens .

12/5/2011 06:02:30 am

Do your chickens lay eggs? If so, do you cook them?

Mrs. Bourdon
12/5/2011 06:07:26 am

As a blogger, you need to be sure to read other student posts. That way if someone asked your question already, you might want to think of another. Remember to write your question on paper, edit and revise before posting! :)

12/5/2011 06:39:25 am

Wiy did you pick a hedgehog to be the star in your books?

Isabella C.
12/5/2011 07:00:37 am

Dear Jan Brett,do you like the writing better or the drawing better?

12/5/2011 07:01:22 am

Why do you write books about animals?

12/5/2011 07:04:07 am

How long does it take you to write and illustrate a book?

Emily D.
12/5/2011 07:53:26 am

How did you get started being an author?

Christopher H.
12/5/2011 08:18:01 am

My favorite character is Hedgie, what is yours?

Matthew O.
12/5/2011 08:19:49 am

How long did it take to write your first book?

katelyn B
12/5/2011 08:24:24 am

How long did you have you chick's??

12/5/2011 08:25:49 am

Sorry the word after have is your.

12/5/2011 08:27:33 am

Haw meney books have you writen.

12/5/2011 08:30:21 am

Dear Jan Brett,
When you were little, did you know you wanted to be an artist?

Brett S
12/5/2011 08:31:40 am

How do you come up with the titles of your books?

12/5/2011 08:46:43 am

Dear Jan Brett,
Why do your chickens burst when you open the door of their pen?

Lucas M
12/5/2011 08:59:56 am

Dear Jan Brett how do you learn to draw all of the animals?

Austin O
12/5/2011 09:07:04 am

Dear Jan Brett,
When will your next book be out? What will the book be about?

Ethan K.
12/5/2011 09:28:48 am

Dear Jan Brett,
How did you become an artist, and how did you learn to draw?

12/5/2011 09:58:42 am

12/5/2011 10:01:45 am

I wonder if your chickens would ho wild and crazy around your yard. Also, how long does it take to publish one of your books?

Lukas M
12/5/2011 09:05:49 pm

What was your favorite book

12/5/2011 10:18:15 pm

How many years have you been writing

12/5/2011 10:19:23 pm

Do your chickens have babies?
Do you use them for your books?

12/5/2011 10:20:42 pm

How do you get Hedgie to listen to you?

12/5/2011 10:21:18 pm

12/5/2011 10:24:23 pm

I wonder what the chickens names are? Do you put them in groups? Do they live in coops?

Jake M
12/5/2011 10:27:54 pm

Do you write about ducks in any of your books?

12/5/2011 10:28:15 pm

Where did you get the chickens?

12/8/2011 04:39:10 am

Astro is so cute!

12/8/2011 04:47:42 am

What made you think about being an illustrater or an author?

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