Linda Hoyt is a nationally recognized consultant who creates environments where engaged children are active participants in their own learning. She is the author or editor of multiple landmark books and resources including Mastering the Mechanics, K-1; 2-3; and 4-5 plus Revisit, Reflect, Retell, Spotlight on Comprehension, Explorations in Nonfiction Writing K; 1; and 2 and Interactive Read-Alouds for Grades K-1; 2-3; and 4-5.
Lynnette Brent has many years of experience teaching reading, language arts, and drama in middle school classrooms. She has written numerous trade books for children in social studies and science and a professional development series that integrates the teaching of reading and writing strategies with content-area materials. Currently, Lynnette works as an author, editor, and consultant.