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

ISBN-10: 141295312X

ISBN-13: 9781412953122

Edition: 2008

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""This book puts into practice what we???ve long known but often ignored: one picture is indeed worth a thousand words! The chapters offer a practical look at how images in all their many forms can be used to motivate reluctant readers.""???Donna E. Alvermann, Distinguished Research ProfessorUniversity of Georgia ""Just as vision entails more than seeing, being visually literate means that students can interpret and reflect upon images as well as words. These strategies will help your students develop the literacy they need for this brave new century.""???Carol Jago, Director, California Reading and Literature ProjectUniversity of California, Los Angeles "Spark students' interest in reading and help them become critical consumers of visual information!"Today's students live in an increasingly visual world where they are engaged not only by words, but also by images. This collection of innovative articles shows classroom teachers and literacy specialists how to use students' interest in picture books, comics, graphic novels, film, anime, and other visual media to motivate and engage readers in Grades K???12."Teaching Visual Literacy "offers background information, research, practical ideas, and sample lessons to help educators: Capture the attention of learners and boost their critical thinking skills Support and strengthen multiple competencies in literacy Help students comprehend and assess visual information Reach students with disabilities and extend their understanding Visual literacy is an integral part of literacy development, and this much-needed classroom companion helps teachers engage students as critical readers and prepare them for living in the twenty-firstcentury.
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Book details

List price: $36.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Corwin Press
Publication date: 1/9/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Acknowledgments
About the Editors
About the Contributors
Introduction
Visual Literacy: What You Get Is What You See
Graphic Novels: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Comics, the Canon, and the Classroom
Seeing the World Through a Stranger's Eyes: Exploring the Potential of Anime in Literacy Classrooms
"Literary Literacy" and the Role of the Comic Book, or "You Teach a Class on What?"
That's Funny: Political Cartoons in the Classroom
Learning From Illustrations in Picturebooks
An Irrecusable Offer: Film in the K-12 Classroom
"It Was Always the Pictures": Creating Visual Literacy Supports for Students With Disabilities
Index
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