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Comics in the Classroom: 100 Tips, Tools, and Resources for Teachers

Comics in the Classroom: 100 Tips, Tools, and Resources for Teachers By Kelsey Allen Gone are the days of children sneaking comics past diligent parents and teachers watching out for sub-par literature. The comics of today not only have plenty … Continue reading

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Comic Books in the History Classroom | Teachinghistory.org

Comic Books in the History Classroom Jul 9 2011 Rwany Sibaja is a PhD student of History at George Mason University and a Graduate Research Assistant at the Center for History and New Media. He previously taught high school history … Continue reading

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Comics are Serious Literature…aren’t they?

GEEK DAD Rant: Comic Are Serious Literature By Jonathan Liu March 4, 2011 8:15 am Categories: Armchair Geek For a long time, comics lovers have been struggling to have comic books recognized as Real Literature. To be sure, some comics … Continue reading

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Another Resource for Comics in the Classroom

First graders in the after-school program at the Bronx’s PS 90 spent part of last school year working collaboratively to create a comic book called The Bionic Butterfly. The title character, infected with pollutants, turned into a very strong, intelligent … Continue reading

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6 Free Sites for Creating Your Own Comics

In the days of cold, hard newsprint, only people who could draw were successful comic strip authors. In some cases, this resulted in comic strips that had very nice pictures, but weren’t all that funny (cough, Blondie). Thankfully, the Internet … Continue reading

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Graphic Novels for Multiple Literacies

Graphic Novels for Multiple Literacies Gretchen E. Schwarz One day after German class, a young man came up to me with a book in hand. He was a bright high school student with good grades, but he usually clowned around … Continue reading

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