The Graphic Novel Classroom by Maureen Bakis
Publication Date: 2014
Every teacher knows that keeping adolescents interested in learning can be challenging--The Graphic Novel Classroom overcomes that challenge. In these pages, you will learn how to create your own graphic novel in order to inspire students and make them love reading. Create your own superhero to teach reading, writing, critical thinking, and problem solving! Readers will learn how to incorporate graphic novels into their classrooms in order to: Teach twenty-first-century skills such as interpretation of content and form; Improve students' writing and visual comprehension; Captivate both struggling and proficient students in reading; Promote authentic literacy learning; Develop students' ability to create in multiple formats. This all-encompassing resource includes teaching and learning models, text-specific detailed lesson units, and examples of student work.