Comics in the Classroom: “Hooked on Comics Worked for Me”

Throughout the month of August, Teach.com and Reading With Pictures have brought you Comics in the Classroom, a blog series about using comics in...

Comics in the Classroom: Comics as Educational Texts

Humans have been using pictures in sequence to communicate and educate for thousands of years; hieroglyphics are the ancestors of comics. Before the advent...

Comics in the Classroom: Why Comics?

When I was in school, kids would slip comics inside their textbooks to read on the side. Comics were considered recreational reading at best,...

Comics in the Classroom: Teaching Content with Comics

Comics and graphic novels, also known as sequential art or graphic texts, combine images and text in sequence to convey meaning. Recently, the format...