are the lucky recipients of a poem written for See The Wish by Tahitia
Foggie. Read it and get inspired! :)
A successful first book signing at
The Parent-Teacher Store in Poughkeepsie for January Akselrad and her
new primer, "Classroom Teacher As Theater Director"!
Read about it in this Putnam County News Article!
Introducing a step-by-step
primer for elementary school teachers on how-to put on a play with their
students! Written by "a true master" who has been there and back
over 100 times... January M. Akselrad!
"LOST IN THE LIBRARY"
journey through the library on CD with Guidebook!
Thank you to the brilliant, wishful children (and their adults)
who participated in "An Hour to Imagine, Wish and Dream" on 1/31/10 at
THE INTERACTIVE MUSEUM
READ ABOUT IT IN THIS
TIMES-HERALD RECORD NEWS ARTICLE!
THANK YOU C.S. 211 for inviting us to present on January 15th,
2010, at your PENNY HARVEST ASSEMBLY!
Congratulations to C.S. 211 for raising over $1,250 in pennies for
(And yes, we are taking good care of your
Jennifer Young signed copies of The Wishful Penny at the debut of
"Jenny's Penny" in November 2009!
"Wishful Penny" books were donated
to kids at The NY Foundling and W.I.N. (Women-In-Need homeless shelters)
in 2010 thanks to you, our friends and family!
"Building a World of Readers, Artists and Dreamers" with the
Cartoonists Across America and the
World! This incredible mural was created in just two days by
Phil Yeh and Mike Wolf at the BEA in NYC on May 26th and 27th, 2010!
Phil dedicated the mural to the Brooklyn Charter School. BCS has been a
wonderful place for See The Wish to give presentations and run original
curriculum-based classroom plays. We are thrilled to deliver the
mural to them.
Tanya Tyler-Barber, Trustee & Program Director
of the Interactive Museum in Middletown , NY, with January and Jennifer
"I loved the reaction of the children to the story and the fact that
they sharpened or learned listening skills along with oral presentation
and critical thinking skills thanks to your thoughtful teaching methods
of storytelling combined with music. A delightful afternoon all
around..." Tanya Tyler-Barber
The Wish's NEW The Wishful Penny Book & CD Set!
Full-length musical, "Jenny's Penny", on CD stored safely inside the
back cover of the book! This edition has been leveled at 4.1 and
sports a new cover design; it's Penny in the wishing fountain!
WISHES TO THANK THE CAST,
CREW, AUDIENCE AND THE RIVERDALE YM-YWHA FOR MAKING THE DEBUT OF
"JENNY'S PENNY" A SUCCESS!
(photo 2009 Daniel Akselrad)
SEE THE WISH
246 Main Street
Cold Spring, NY 10516