Education Faculty Presentations

Title

"If Flip Flops Were the Size of Your Front Door": Using Picture Books to Promote Receptive and Expressive Visual Literacy

Document Type

Conference Presentation

Conference/Event

International Reading Association Conference

Location

New Orleans, LA

Event Date

5-2014

Keywords

Children's books, literacy, visual literacy

Abstract

Weary of having your students respond to their reading in a linguistic fashion? So are they! In this upbeat session, the presenters describe the elements of visual grammar, talk about how to interpret visual texts, and will provide guidelines for using visual literacy in your classroom.