Teresa nordheim

Freelance Children's Book Writer & Article Writer

Location:Puyallup, Washington, United States
Website: http://Www.teresanordheim.com
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Teresa Nordheim Children's Writer & Illustrator

Objective: To get more experience in authoring books and magazines and become renowned in this field

Professional Experience:


Freelance Children's Writer 2002-Present

Para-Educator Edgerton Elementary School January 2010-Present

Para-Educator Shaw Road Elementary School September 2009-March 2010

Proofreader at Stories for Children Magazine April 2009-October 2009

LPN various areas 1998-2002

Books Written:

Bite of Washington

In Mama's Arms

Mama, What's a Mud Pie?

Cow Kids Can Cook

Children's Articles:

Amazing Mazes of Maize: Reprint undisclosed source October 2010

Dog Tricks: Boys Quest April 2012

Sources of Energy: Boys Quest August 2012

Sydney Martin Rocks! Highlights for Children Magazine TBA

Nadia Elena Comâneci: Hopscotch for Girls April 2011

20 Ways To Say Goodbye: Hopscotch for Girls February 2011

It's A-Mazing!:Appleseeds Magazine Sept/Oct 2010

The Body Farm: Appleseeds Magazine May/June 2010

Real Funny Names: Fun for Kidz Magazine September 2009

Dalmatian's - Finding Their Spot in History (Reprint): State (Undisclosed) Test 2009

Natural Fireworks: Boys Quest December 2008

Solar and Lunar Eclipse: Wee Ones Magazine September/October 2008

Dalmatian's - Finding Their Spot in History: Fun for Kidz Magazine September 2008

The Kitchen Gets Natural: HomeSavvi May 2008

Amazing Mazes of Maze: Fun for Kidz Magazine May 2008

Worm Farming: Henrico County School District, Virginia August 2007

Octopush: Wee Ones Magazine July/August 2007

Worm Farming: Stories For Children June 2007

The Tired Chipmunk (reprint) CTB McGraw Hill New York State Test 2007

The Viking Alphabet: Dragonfly Spirit November/December 2006

Painted Ponies: Dragonfly Spirit September/October 2006

Wiggle the Caterpillar Can Fly: Wee Ones Magazine May/June 2006

The Tired Chipmunk: Wee Ones Magazine November/December 2006

The Valentine Surprise: Wee Ones Magazine January/February 2005

Keiko and the Missing Tuna Roll: Saplings Magazine (page 4) January 2005

Things of December: Saplings Magazine (page 13) December 2004

Thankful Friends: Saplings Magazine (page 8) November 2004

Making Fun & Festive Pizza: Saplings Magazine (page 6) October 2004

Grandma's Garden: Saplings Magazine (page 17) September 2004
Adult Articles:

Writing for Children's Magazines: Once Upon a Time April 2008

Traveling Washington State: in Travel Magazine January / February 2008

I'm Published! (reprint) Kid Magazine Writers March 2007

Little Badges of Courage: Once Upon a Time Summer 2006

Now Boarding The Trains of Washington State: Traveling Today (a division of I-Parenting Media) February 2005

123 Greetings: Three e-cards

Logo design for Flying Wagons Critique Group 2007

Wiggle the Caterpillar Can Fly: Wee Ones Magazine May/June 2006

Logo designed for the city of Pateros, WA. 2006

The Tired Chipmunk: Wee Ones Magazine November/December 2005

BOOST: Designed logo for BOOST writing critique organization 2005

Free E-cards:Five e-cards

The Valentine Surprise: Wee Ones Magazine January/February 2005

A Memorable Moment: Won honorable mention in SCBWI June 2007 contest themed June Looms

T'was The Holiday Before Christmas: Won the SCBWI November 2005 contest themed Turkey Run

SCBWI- Writing contest theme selected September 2005 (Hook, Line, & Sinker)

The Christmas Porridge: Spirit of Writing Contest 4th place winner in the children's literature category

Island County Fair in Langley, WA: Logo design contest winner in 2004. Design was used in advertisements, bumper stickers, and fair programs.

Free E-cards: Made For Each Other awarded Best E-card Artwork October 2004

1994 - 1998 Clatsop Community College, Astoria, OR

Certificate in Practical Nursing, Clatsop Community College, Astoria, OR 1998

Associate Degree in General Studies, Clatsop Community College Astoria, OR 1998

SCBWI 2004-Present

Flying Wagons Critique Group 2004-Present
Writing Samples & References Upon Request