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Good Comics for Kids

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This is a great blog from School Library Journal for graphic novels and comics for kids. The blog reviews some great new comics and classics. 

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Scholastic_BoneDiscussion.pdf

This is a great information PDF from Scholastic about Graphic Novels and some ways to use them in the classroom. 

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No Flying No Tights | a graphic novel review website

No Flying No Tights | a graphic novel review website | Great New Graphic Novels | Scoop.it
a graphic novel review website...

If your students are looking for more graphic novels in your classroom library and you are not sure where to begin to buy them there are a couple of places to look for recommendations. First, visit the library and feel free to ask about what is popluar and what works for different grade levels. Another option is the "No Flying No Tights" review website. This is an excellent site for reviews and the site is divided up by age level for easy searching. 

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Lego® Ninjago Tops Graphic Book Best Seller List - BSCkids

Lego® Ninjago Tops Graphic Book Best Seller List - BSCkids | Great New Graphic Novels | Scoop.it
Lego® Ninjago Tops Graphic Book Best Seller ListBSCkidsLego® Ninjago, a graphic novel series from Papercutz has had its second volume, “Mask of the Sensei” shoot to the top of the New York Times Paperback Graphic Book Best Seller list immediately...

 

This series was one of the top sellers at this year's LS Book Fair. The graphic novels have tons of appeal for students in all grade levels. Graphic novels are especially wonderful for students not reading on grade level. The Graphic novel allows students to read topics that they are interested in and the books don't look too young for them. 

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Using Comics and Graphic Novels in the Classroom (The Council Chronicle, Sept. 05)

Using Comics and Graphic Novels in the Classroom (The Council Chronicle, Sept. 05) | Great New Graphic Novels | Scoop.it

This is a great article from the National Council of Teachers of English on the benefits of Graphic Novels and how teachers have used them to teacher literary concepts. 

 

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timothypshea's comment, January 12, 2013 8:49 PM
This book was edited by my friend, Bucky and shows the connections between graphic novels and classics.
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You can do a Graphic Novel by Barbara Slate

You can do a Graphic Novel by Barbara Slate | Great New Graphic Novels | Scoop.it

This is a link to Barbara Slate's website. She runs workshops on how to use graphic novels in the classroom. There are interesting interviews with her as well as information on some of the programs that she has run

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Review: Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn & Red Rackham’s Treasure – Young Readers Editions « Good Comics for Kids

Review: Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn & Red Rackham’s Treasure – Young Readers Editions « Good Comics for Kids | Great New Graphic Novels | Scoop.it

The Adventures of Tintin new for a whole new generation. The comics, originally published in 1929 and popular in Europe, are finding a new audience in the United States following the popularity of the 2011 movie. If you are looking for some fun adventure graphic novels for your classroom this is a great selection for 3-5 graders. 

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