Kalbacken, Joan

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KALBACKEN, Joan. American, b. 1925. Genres: Children's fiction, Poetry, Children's non-fiction. Career: Lincoln Junior High School, Beloit, WI, mathematics teacher, 1947-48; Pekin Community High School, Pekin, IL, algebra teacher, 1958-60; McLean County Unit Five Schools, Normal, IL, teacher of mathematics and French and foreign language supervisor, 1960-85; author of children's books, 1988-. Publications: (with E.U. Lepthien) Recycling, 1991; White-Tailed Deer, 1992; (with E.U. Lepthien) Wetlands, 1993; (with E.U. Lepthien) Foxes, 1993; The Menominee, 1994; Peacocks and Peahens, 1994; Isle Royale National Park, 1996; Badgers, 1996; Sheepskin and Morning Star, 1996; The Food Pyramid, 1998; Food Safety, 1998; Vitamins and Minerals, 1998. Contributor of articles and poems to periodicals. Address: 903 Ruston Ave, Normal, IL 61761, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]