RSVP now to save your spot at our Winter 2021 Preview Event scheduled for Wednesday, January 13th at 3:30pm ET! We’ll be buzzing about our upcoming picture books, middle grade, and young adult titles. We’ll also be joined by #1 New York Times bestselling author Katherine Applegate to share an exclusive first look at the cover of her next standalone middle grade novel, Willodeen, coming to bookshelves everywhere next Fall.
Watch Odd Dot’s Virtual Teacher Event + Download Free Worksheets!
Looking for hands-on activity ideas that reinforce curriculum concepts? Watch our Virtual Teacher Event to learn how you can use TinkerActive Workbooks in your classroom! Plus, hear about more great books for kids that encourage project-based learning!
TinkerActive Workbooks are the perfect primers for young learners from kindergarten through second grade. Pre-K workbooks will be available in December 2020!
Kids will learn math, science, and ELA concepts through curriculum-based exercises and hands-on activities. These exercises can be easily incorporated into lesson plans and TinkerActive Workbooks also make ideal supplemental resources for at-home learning. Parents looking for fun after-school activities will love these simple and creative lessons!
Vetted by award-winning educators, each lesson is aligned to meet the Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards, building foundational knowledge while encouraging students to think outside the box.
Keep reading to download free, printable worksheets + check our handy reference guide to find CCSS alignments for each activity!Download free worksheets and more here →
Watch MacKids YALSA Trivia Night!
Join the MacKids team and authors Mike Curato, Adalyn Grace, April Henry, and June Hur for a game of bookish trivia. Test your knowledge of library history, young adult literature and more!
Fast forward to these timestamps!
3:00 – Meet the author contestants
13:50 – Trivia Game begins!
Presenting: MacKids S&L Book Buzz for NYPL
Discover your next favorite book! Hear from Associate Marketing Manager Melissa Croce from the School & Library team as she presents some of our wonderful upcoming titles that are coming out Winter 2021. See the full presentation here.
2020 School & Library Webinars & Digital Events
Watch archived videos from our 2020 virtual events, including author programs, webinars, book buzzes, conferences, and more! You can find our 2021 events calendar here.Watch archived videos from past events →
Presenting: The MacKids School & Library Fall 2020 Preview!
Discover your next favorite book with the MacKids School & Library Fall 2020 Preview! Hear from the School & Library team (featuring special author guest Mike Curato!) as they present some of our wonderful upcoming titles that are coming out Fall 2020.
Time Stamps: 03:45 – Young Adult Titles 17:35 – Middle Grade Titles 32:03 – Picture Book Titles
Virtual Event: Comics Relief June 2020
Are you a total comics nerd? Check-out Comics Relief: June 2020! This free virtual festival covers some of First Second’s most innovative comics, from Maker Comics to The Adventure Zone. Don’t miss the chance to hear from some of your favorite graphic novel creators from the comfort of your home.Click here to view the recorded sessions →
Virtual Event: MacKids Streaming Schoolhouse Picture Book Edition
Hear from bestselling and award-winning picture book authors and illustrators as they give lessons in your favorite school subjects including Social Studies, Writing, Science, and Art!Click here to view the recorded sessions →
Watch Macmillan’s TLA 2020 Publishers Preview!
Hear about Macmillan’s upcoming books for kids, teens, and adults! Marketing representatives from MacKids School & Library, Macmillan Library Marketing, and Tom Doherty Associates share upcoming books you shouldn’t miss!
Visit our TXLA Virtual Booth
to watch more videos from our authors and request digital ARCs of our upcoming books!
Keep reading to learn more about the Macmillan Children’s books featured in our preview!Learn more about our preview titles here →
Discover: School Library Journal’s Middle Grade Magic Event!
Explore a day’s-worth program of author panels, in-depth conversations, and keynote talks will keep you informed, inspired, and entertained. Attendees will hear about the latest and most exciting forthcoming titles in middle grade. Visit the virtual exhibits hall to network with leading publishers, enjoy additional author chats, and download digital galleys and other free resources. To view the archives, click here!