Graphic Novels in the Classroom
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The Graphic Classroom

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"The Graphic Classroom is a resource for teachers and librarians to help them stock high quality, educational-worthy, graphic novels and comics in their classroom or school library".


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Thinking Inside the Boxes: The Importance of Comics and Graphic Novels in Art Education

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GrowingTween: Learning with video games & graphic novels

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Learning with video games & graphic novels. Posted by Growing Tween. They've done it with graphic novels. We have some brilliant ones: Abraham Lincoln and classic heros of Greek Myths. Now we need the designers and ...
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The Case for Graphic Novels in Education

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"Because contemporary students have a much wider visual vocabulary than we did growing up, I contend that the format offers great opportunities to teach as well as to entertain" (Jesse Karp).


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After Persepolis: Graphic Novels Challenged in the Classroom - Education Week News (blog)

After Persepolis: Graphic Novels Challenged in the Classroom - Education Week News (blog) | Graphic Novels in the Classroom | Scoop.it
After Persepolis: Graphic Novels Challenged in the Classroom Education Week News (blog) Graphic novels have been in the news lately thanks to the Chicago Public Schools' restriction of Persepolis, Marjane Satrapi's graphic coming-of-age memoir...
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Comics in Education: Teaching Figurative Language with Comics and Graphic Novels

Comics in Education: Teaching Figurative Language with Comics and Graphic Novels | Graphic Novels in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Columnist Anastasia Betts of Graphic Novels 101 looks at the use of comics in the classroom, and shares her experience as an educator helping teachers embrace sequential art as a teaching tool. I s...
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Perfect for the English class!

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Spanish Bilingual Education: Graphic Novels II

Spanish Bilingual Education: Graphic Novels II | Graphic Novels in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Another Graphic Novel I would like to talk about is also a very emotional one. Miguel Gallardo is one of the most prestigious comic and graphic novel writers in Spain. In María y yo he tells us a very personal holiday story, with ...
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15 Awesome Examples of Graphic Novels in Education

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"Whether you’re a teacher contemplating using graphic novels in your own class, or a student wondering if a graphic novel course is worth your time, it can be useful to see what options are out there and some of the successes of others around the U.S. Here, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best, coolest, and most successful ways graphic novels are playing a role in education."


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dilaycock's comment, November 6, 2011 5:43 PM
My only problem with this useful resource is that the author describes graphic novels as a genre., when it's more accurate to describe graphic novels as a format of the comics medium.
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(HD) Mary Lillard Intermediate Grant - Graphic Novels are Hot!

(HD) Mary Lillard Intermediate School receives $2294.22 grant for Graphic Novels are Hot! Librarian Carolee Wilson received a grant for ...youtube.com
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Comic books in education? Schools embrace graphic novels as learning tool

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CHICAGO — — In honors English class at Alan B. Shepard High School, sophomores are analyzing Truman Capotes "In Cold Blood" with the help of another book filled with drawings (Comic books in education?


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