Brain Burps About Books Podcast #246
Time to Celebrate Picture Book Month!
An Interview with Dianne de Las Casas
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This week my guest is Dianne de Las Casas
Dianne and I talk about
- How Picture Book Month got started.
- Our own picture book memories.
- How picture books promote literacy.
- Elizabeth O. Dulemba's Picture Book Month Calendar.
- Marcie Colleen's curriculum guides for Picture Book Month.
- How to work picture books in to school curriculum.
- Free downloads available for Picture Book Month.
- Following #PictureBookMonth on Twitter.
- How picture books led Christmas sales last year.
- This month's Picture Book Month Champions• Sudipta Bardan-Quallen
• David Biedrzycki
• Paulette Bogan
• Mike Curato
• Matthew Gollub
• Julie Gribble
• Julie Hedlund
• Carter Higgins
• Molly Idle
• Joe Kulka
• Jennifer Gray Olson
• Kathryn Otoshi
• Anne Marie Pace
• Rukhsana Khan
• Robin Newman
• Penny Parker Klostermann
• Eric Litwin
• Loren Long
• Deb Lund
• LeUyen Pham
• Matt Phelan
• Stephen Shaskan
• Trisha Speed Shaskan
• TJ Shay
• Whitney Stewart
• Holly Stone-Barker
• Mo Willems
• Natasha Wing
• Matthew Winner
• Paula Yoo