Calde-Totts: Creating and Using Caldecott books for young children
8:30 am to 10:00 am, US/Central
Looking for a Caldecott Medal book to use in a story time? Wondering how artists create books for the youngest readers? This program focuses on Caldecott Medal and Honor books appropriate for babies and preschoolers. Caldecott Medalists Chris Raschka, Eric Rohmann, and Beth Krommes will discuss the joys and challenges of creating books for younger children. Megan Lambert from Simmons College will discuss using these books with the very young. Moderated by librarian Maria Salvadore, the program will examine how these books can be used effectively with young audiences.