Tech Tidbits

January 2015

Comics in the Classroom

Whether you have a reluctant writer you are trying to motivate, or are simply looking for a new way for students to demonstrate their understanding, comic strip writing is a fun and unique way to engage students!

How can you incorporate comic strip creation in your classroom?
  • Using a new vocabulary term
  • Practice punctuation and dialogue
  • Sequencing events
  • Retelling a story
  • Demonstrating a math concept
  • Sharing a short biography of a character or notable figure

Tools to create comics:
ReadWriteThink Comic Creator