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To register for the 2020 NCSLMA conference, go to the NCSLMA website and click on the Events tab. Since our conference will be completely virtual this year, here are some things you can expect:
  • Private Facebook group for attendees. Live keynote sessions, author sessions, awards, and door prizes will be hosted in this group.
  • Exclusive access to pre-recorded videos for one year through a private page on our NCSLMA website.
  • Live sessions through Google Meet for each level of Battle of the Books.
  • General business meeting for all NCSLMA members.
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Friday, September 25 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Historical, Hysterical and Heartwarming: A Picture Book Panel with Shana Keller, Lina Maslo ,and Constance Lombardo

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Picture books--not just for the youngest readers!

In this panel, three authors talk about how their books can work with your classroom curriculum. Picture books help to teach history, biography, and empathy, as well as reading and writing. Our handout will be a list of picture books reflecting these three categories.

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Shana Keller

Shana Keller grew up a middle child in Middle America wondering exactly how clouds stayed in the air. She graduated from the University of Miami, Florida with a degree in Communications and is the author of Ticktock Banneker's Clock (Sleeping Bear Press), a Best STEM book select... Read More →
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Lina Maslo

Lina Maslo is an author and illustrator with a Degree in Art from New College of Florida.Though she spent most of her childhood in Florida, she was born in Ukraine and came to the United States at the age of five. She loves stories about courage and perseverance--about people overcoming... Read More →
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Constance Lombardo

Constance Lombardo began drawing when she was 10 years old, inspired in part by the Illustrators Annuals her dad brought home from the advertising agency where he worked, and in part by the fact that her sister did a drawing and got lots of attention. She is the author/illustrator... Read More →

Friday September 25, 2020 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
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