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

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:
758,097
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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