Darion McCloud is a storyteller who works in the children's room of the Richland Library in Columbia, S.C. He is also an actor and director of theater productions. Most notably, he is the artistic director of NiA Company, which creates theatrical productions for non-traditional audiences, such as economically challenged and minorities. He is a visual artist and has worked in private collections across the United States. He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina.
- C Communication
- Grade 2: Use the meanings of individual words to predict the meaning of compound words.
- Grade 5: Consult print and multimedia resources to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words or phrases.
- Grade 2: Make predictions before and during reading; confirm or modify thinking.