upcoming events

EVENTS AND APPEARANCES

 READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY CELEBRATION WITH SENATOR ED REILLY 

BETTER HORSES RADIO NETWORK  NATIONAL AND WORLD WIDE PROGRAMS

 LISTED WITH BOOK CLUB READING LIST FOR BOOK CLUB VISITS

School Visits

Valerie is available for school visits throughout the year. Please see a sample program (including Read-Alouds from the book and “Closure Tickets“) and an Author’s Interview for a school visit. Shebra Evans, Harmony Hills Elementary School PTA President, had the following to say about a visit to her school’s Book Fair:

“Valerie Ormond, the author of Believing in Horses, gave a wonderful presentation along with her brother, Edward Ormond. The audience was captivated as the two brought the book to life with their interactive presentation.”

Please contact Valerie if you are interested.

Enrichment Activities

The Discussion Guides and Activities included in this web site are highly recommended to enrich your reading experience. Linda Barnhart, an educator with over 25 years of experience, had the following to say about them:

“The planning guides are tiered and structured to allow educators and the home schooled the time to enjoy the instruction effortlessly. The interdisciplinary activities extend the students’ abilities across all curriculum areas.”

These are provided free of charge under the Discussion Guides/Activities page.

Due to popular demand, a teacher’s guide, Teacher’s Tack for Believing In Horses, is now also available for purchase. For more information, please click here.