Calde-Totts: Creating and Using Caldecott books for young children
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Speaker: Chris Raschka, Illustrator, Random House Children’s Books, a division of Random House, Inc.
Speaker: Eric Rohmann, Illustrator, Roaring Brook Press
Speaker: Maria Salvadore, Children's Literature Consultant
Speaker: Megan Lambert, Center for the Study of Children’s Literature, Simmons College
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.