Read Aloud and Japanese Character Drawing with Debbie Ridpath Ohi: SAM & EVA!
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In this video, author and illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi reads her picture book, SAM & EVA (with huge thanks to Simon & Schuster Children’s for permission to do so). Join Debbi in this story of creativity and friendship, and then follow along with a drawing activity where you’ll learn how to write the Japanese character for “friend”!
Debbie has a youtube channel with amazing videos, resources, and guides, at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RphIiT0U6fg&feature=youtu.be
And you can learn more about Debbie at her website, at: https://www.debbieohi.com!
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