Teaching Visual Literacy: Using Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Anime, Cartoons, and More to Develop Comprehension and Thinking Skills / Edition 1
  • Teaching Visual Literacy: Using Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Anime, Cartoons, and More to Develop Comprehension and Thinking Skills / Edition 1
  • Teaching Visual Literacy: Using Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Anime, Cartoons, and More to Develop Comprehension and Thinking Skills / Edition 1

Teaching Visual Literacy: Using Comic Books, Graphic Novels, Anime, Cartoons, and More to Develop Comprehension and Thinking Skills / Edition 1

by Nancy Frey, Douglas B. Fisher
     
 

ISBN-10: 141295312X

ISBN-13: 9781412953122

Pub. Date: 01/16/2008

Publisher: SAGE Publications

These innovative articles show how to use high-interest visual materials to capture the attention of learners, strengthen multiple literacy competencies, and boost critical thinking skills.  See more details below

Overview

These innovative articles show how to use high-interest visual materials to capture the attention of learners, strengthen multiple literacy competencies, and boost critical thinking skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412953122
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/16/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
325,578
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
About the Editors
About the Contributors
Introduction
1. Visual Literacy: What You Get Is What You See - Lynell Burmark
2. Graphic Novels: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly - Jacquelyn Mc Taggart
3. Comics, the Canon, and the Classroom - James Bucky Carter
4. Seeing the World Through a Stranger’s Eyes: Exploring the Potential of Anime in Literacy Classrooms - Kelly Chandler-Olcott
5. “Literary Literacy” and the Role of the Comic Book, or “You Teach a Class on What?” - Rocco Versaci
6. That’s Funny: Political Cartoons in the Classroom - Thomas De Vere Wolsey
7. Learning From Illustrations in Picturebooks - Lawrence Sipe
8. An Irrecusable Offer: Film in the K-12 Classroom - Lawrence Baines
9. "It Was Always the Pictures… ": Creating Visual Literacy Supports for Students With Disabilities - Paula Kluth
Index

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