A Few Facts

Sid Fleischman Award

Teddy Mars Awarded Funniest Kids’ Book of 2016!

    • Ridiculously proud to win the Sid Fleischman Award for Humor!

Teddy Mars is on State Reading Lists!

      • Grand Canyon Reader Award 2019
      • Florida Sunshine State Youth Reading Awards
      • Texas Horned Toad List

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AND NOW… A Few Facts about Pigeons

        • Pigeons have been carrying messages for humans since 500 B.C.E.!
        • Male and female pigeons raise their babies together.
        • Pigeons drink water like they are sipping from a straw.

AND NOW… One Fact About Me

  • I taught kindergarten and third grade at Jackson Street School in Northampton, MA, where I also live!


AND NOW… Facts about Pigeons and Me

        • They do live next door!
        • A chicken used to live there too!
        • (I’ve got cool neighbors.)


Connecting to Kids

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