Looking for Someone Like Me: Representation in Picture Books

Think about how learning disabilities and other types of disability are represented in picture books.

This resource is great for:

Realising that many people do not see themselves as characters in picture books, questioning why that might be and considering how to do something about it.

Introduction:

Pat Graham is the mother of Lauren, her adult daughter who has a severe learning disability but who nevertheless loves all types of picture books.  People like Lauren rarely see anyone like them portrayed in picture books so Pat has been on a mission to find picture books for and about people with learning disabilities.

Click here for more information – https://learning.edbookfest.co.uk/resources/looking-for-someone-like-me-representation-in-picture-books/