Copeland, Brenda S. 1952-

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COPELAND, Brenda S. 1952-

PERSONAL:

Born September 16, 1952, in Jackson, KY; daughter of Berton (a high school teacher) and Geraldine (an elementary schoolteacher) Conway; married William Joel Copeland, Jr. (a chaplain), July 4, 1970; children: Carol Carlene Copeland Shank, William Joel III. Education: University of Delaware, B.S.; Kutztown University, M.L.S. Politics: Republican. Religion: Evangelical Congregationalist.

ADDRESSES:

Home—Myerstown, PA. E-mail[email protected]

CAREER:

Palmyra School District, Palmyra, PA, elementary school librarian, 1997—.

WRITINGS:

(With Patricia A. Messner) Linking Picture Books to Standards, Libraries Unlimited (Westport, CT), 2003.

Collaborative Library Lessons for the Primary Grades, Libraries Unlimited (Westport, CT), 2004.

Using Picture Books to Teach Language Arts Standards in Grades 3-5, Libraries Unlimited (Westport, CT), 2006.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:

PERIODICALS

Booklist, March 1, 2004, Sharon Cohen, review of Linking Picture Books to Standards, p. 1231.