Because of Mr. Terupt

sometimes fun hurts

Rob Buyea's official website

Rob is an elementry school teacher. He taught in third and fourth grade in Connecticut for six years. Rob would get in a group with amazing writers to meet with and listen to them and eventually share his work. In 2011 Buyea won a E.B White read aloud award for "Because of Mr. Terupt." Rob also has three loving daughters Emily, Lily, and Anya. He moved to Mass where he coaches wrestling and teaches biology.

About the book

Mr. Terupt, the new teacher in Snow Hill School, Had an easy time fitting in. His kids in his class tried to push him to his limits! But Mr. Terupt stayed calm. Mr. Terupt truly got to love and care for his class and eventually they loved him. They would do anything for them and he would do the same. One day it was a winter recess and he took his students outside. There was a snowball that was thrown by a student and well he didnt mean to throw it. He felt horrid he didnt mean to hurt anybody. Accidents change everything....