Local Children’s Author: Valerie Johnson


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Valerie Johnson
Northern VA

Valerie Johnson is on a mission to ignite a love of math in all children! As a local educator, speaker, and now author, Johnson has carefully connected her love of math with reading to make real-world connections for even the littlest learners.

With organic opportunities for discussion, Johnson notes that math anxiety decreases, and students become empowered. From workshops to Parent Lunch & Learns, Johnson hits on the importance of foundational math concepts, making math fun and accessible. Find more ideas, coloring pages, and contact information online.

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1 2 3 Count with Me on Granddad’s Farm
Little ones will have so much fun counting to 10 down on Granddad’s farm! Among the barns and orchards, count chickens, hens, and horses while learning all about farm chores through the eyes of a child.


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