Teaching Graphic Novels in the Classroom, Grades 7-12 by Ryan J. Novak
Call Number: PROF 371.33 NOV
Publication Date: 2013-11-30
Teaching Graphic Novels in the Classroom describes different methods teachers may use to begin teaching graphic literature to new readers. The book includes a history of the medium and profiles of early creators. The main focus of the text is on different genres and includes an analysis and lessons for 1-2 different novels, creator profiles, assignments, ways to incorporate different media in connection with each book, chapter summaries, discussion questions, and essay topics. Chapter 8 is the culminating project for the book, allowing students to create their own graphic novel, with guidance from the writing process to creating the art.