Visual Storytelling

Denise Draws Blog

“Beekle” meets Robert Sabuda’s Pop Ups!

February 9, 2016 | Denise Cassano Make fantastic pop-up books with your students using Dan Santat’s Beekle for inspiration.

Robert Sabuda is well known for his amazing pop-up books.  I wanted to use his pop-up techniques to show my students how paper may be manipulated.  But ... Read More

Through the Keyhole Lesson- My Most Popular Writing Prompt

September 8, 2015 | Denise Cassano

Teaching students to make inferences is a core component of thinking critically.  Using visual writing prompts encourages students to think divergently, and when given time to look and think about the image, students partake in debate about the meaning of ... Read More

The A to Z of Picture Books

May 26, 2015 | Denise Cassano

Want to know what happens after you submit your picture book to a publisher? Last week I attended The A to Z of Picture Books, presented by author Kat Yeh and Rotem Moscovich, Editor at Disney-Hyperion.  The presentation was true ... Read More



Forgot Password?

Join Us