WiseOwlFactory

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About me

Gender FEMALE
Industry Education
Occupation Teacher
Location Maple Grove, MN, United States
Introduction Carolyn Wilhelm has a BS in Elementary Education, an MS in Special Studies of Gifted Children, and an MA in Curriculum and Instruction K-12. She was a National Board Certification Middle Childhood Generalist 2004-2014. She is also a licensed, certified teacher in Minnesota through 2021. Retired, she now volunteers at an elementary school. Carolyn is a wife, mom, and grandmother. One of her now adult children was adopted from South Korea. Recently, Carolyn and her daughter Betsy wrote A Mom: What is an Adoptive Mother?
Interests Her other self-published children’s picture books include the following: Alex Asks About Auntie’s Airplane Day: An Adoption Day Story Super Spoons to the Rescue; A Math Measuring Story The Frogs Buy A New House: An Economics Story for Children A story she wrote about Christmas in the Netherlands is in the anthology Mom for the Holidays: Stories of Love, Laughter & Tantrums at Christmas & Hanukkah edited by Nolan and Demas. She is the author of the Wise Owl Factory which has (mostly) free educational materials for parents, teachers, homeschools, libraries, and scout groups to use. She lives with her witty and helpful husband of 48 years, and visits her children and grandchildren as often as she can. She lives in Minnesota, and when not enjoying time with my grandchildren and creating lessons, she is involved in local writing and blogging groups — and loves taking time out in nature to observe her favorite bird, owls.