skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
The graphic novel classroom : powerful teaching and learning with images Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The graphic novel classroom : powerful teaching and learning with images

Author: Maureen Bakis; James Bucky Carter
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, 2014. ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Skyhorse Publishing editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
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! Secondary language arts teacher Maureen Bakis discovered  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maureen Bakis; James Bucky Carter
ISBN: 1628737344 9781628737349
OCLC Number: 1108225578
Notes: Originally published: Thousand Oaks, California : Corwin, 2012.
Description: xvi, 159 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction: Welcome to the graphic novel classroom --
Looking at literacy in the graphic novel classroom --
Looking at the comics medium: Scott McCloud's Understanding comics --
Interpreting images: Shaun Tan's The arrival, Rachel Masilimani's Two kinds of people, Gene Leun Yang's American born Chinese --
Looking at the big picture: Will Eisner's A contract with God and A life force --
Looking at memoir in the graphic novel classroom --
Pictures, perception, and the past: Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis --
Leaving a legacy through images: Art Spiegelman's Maus, Elie Weisel's Night, Scott Russell Sanders' Under the influence --
Looking at superheroes in the graphic novel classroom --
A glimpse of the superhero genre: Frank Miller's Batman: The Dark Knight returns --
Making the invisible visible: Alan Moore's V for vendetta --
Afterword: The value of teaching graphic novels.
Responsibility: Maureen Bakis ; foreword by James Bucky Carter.

Abstract:

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! Secondary language arts teacher Maureen Bakis discovered this powerful pedagogy in her own search to engage her students. Amazingly successful results encouraged Bakis to provide this learning tool to other middle and high school teachers so that they might also use this foolproof method to inspire their students. 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 formImprove students' writing and visual comprehensionCaptivate both struggling and proficient students in readingPromote authentic literacy learningDevelop 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. An effective, contemporary way to improve learning and inspire students to love reading, The Graphic Novel Classroom is the perfect superpower for every teacher of adolescent students!

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (2)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1108225578<\/a>> # The graphic novel classroom : powerful teaching and learning with images<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"1108225578<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Topic\/language_arts_secondary<\/a>> ; # Language arts (Secondary)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Topic\/comic_books_strips_etc_in_education<\/a>> ; # Comic books, strips, etc., in education<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/372.6\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Topic\/graphic_novels_in_education<\/a>> ; # Graphic novels in education<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Person\/bakis_maureen<\/a>> ; # Maureen Bakis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookEdition<\/a> \"First Skyhorse Publishing edition.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Person\/carter_james_bucky_1977<\/a>> ; # James Bucky Carter<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2014<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"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! Secondary language arts teacher Maureen Bakis discovered this powerful pedagogy in her own search to engage her students. Amazingly successful results encouraged Bakis to provide this learning tool to other middle and high school teachers so that they might also use this foolproof method to inspire their students. 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 formImprove students\' writing and visual comprehensionCaptivate both struggling and proficient students in readingPromote authentic literacy learningDevelop 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. An effective, contemporary way to improve learning and inspire students to love reading, The Graphic Novel Classroom is the perfect superpower for every teacher of adolescent students!<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/909085124<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"The graphic novel classroom : powerful teaching and learning with images<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"1108225578<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781628737349<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1108225578<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/372.6\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Person\/bakis_maureen<\/a>> # Maureen Bakis<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Bakis<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Maureen<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Maureen Bakis<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Person\/carter_james_bucky_1977<\/a>> # James Bucky Carter<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1977<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Carter<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"James Bucky<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"James Bucky Carter<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Topic\/comic_books_strips_etc_in_education<\/a>> # Comic books, strips, etc., in education<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Comic books, strips, etc., in education<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Topic\/graphic_novels_in_education<\/a>> # Graphic novels in education<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Graphic novels in education<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/909085124#Topic\/language_arts_secondary<\/a>> # Language arts (Secondary)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Language arts (Secondary)<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781628737349<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"1628737344<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9781628737349<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n