Nonfiction books are consistently the top choice for many children. Learn about the most recent award-winning nonfiction titles and gain ideas for their use with children. The presenters share from their experiences as members of the Orbis Pictus award committee, the top award in nonfiction literature for K-8 readers.
|Education Room 333: Parent Educator (Seats 44, Wheelchair accessible)
|Sat, Mar 9, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Signing Area - Children (following presentation)
Caryl Crowell, a retired elementary teacher, also was a reviewer of children's books for Reading Teacher and Adventuring with Books, a publication of the National Council of Teachers of English.
Julia López-Robertson is professor of teacher education at the University of South Carolina and Chair of the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children of the National Council of Teachers of English....
Janelle Mathis is an emeritus faculty from the University of North Texas who is interested in studying the art of picture books and reading with children and families.