2017 Storytime Pledge – Prof. Michelle Simmons
As part of his #StorytimePledge campaign, Australia’s Chief Scientist Dr Alan Finkel has challenged everyone to share a great book with a special child over the summer holidays.
We’ll be sharing Storytime Pledges from notable Australian scientists here all week – check back regularly for updates!
Storytime Pledge day 2 – Prof. Michelle Simmons
Name: Michelle Simmons
I grew up to be: A quantum physicist
Recommended book: The famous five: Five on a treasure island, by Enid Blyton
Why: Good old adventure stories about how to have fun whilst the grown-ups are not watching!
I pledge to read to: Archie and George – the cutest, mischievous nephews an Aunt could have.