Promoting Literacy through Picture Books

  Promoting Literacy through Picture Books   As I’ve said over and over in this blog, picture books are NOT just for little ones. I consider picture books so important, I feel compelled to promote them at least once a year. So, here’s this years’ pitch… Picture books offer so many things to so many…

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4 Sites for Finding the Perfect Picture Books

    4 Sites for Finding the Perfect Picture Books   The last two book posts have been about picture books (click here and here). Still looking for more? Here are some sites with additional ideas.   NYPL Children’s Books 2013: Picture Books The New York Public Library should have good suggestions, right?   Brain…

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Active Listening: The Total Picture Book Experience

  Today’s Parent Post is from Bruce Coffey, creator of the One School, One Book  family literacy program and the Director of Programs for the national non-profit, Read to Them. Bruce has lots of great things to say about picture books.   Active Listening: The Total Picture Book Experience by Bruce Coffey   It’s an…

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