Comic Books in the Classroom


When teachers look to introduce Key Literacy Skills to their students, they often overlook the most powerful tool for reaching their students: Comic Books. 

Learn why comics should be used in your classroom, as well as what books are best suited for your students.


Suggested Reading

Wondering what comics and graphic novels would be best for your class?  Here are a number of suggestions sorted by ability and grade level.

Lesson Plans

Here, you can download free, fully developed, assignments packages that focus on the ten key literacy skills.  Feel free to use them with your students!



Publisher Spotlights

There are a lot of Comic Book Publishers out there in the world.  Take a moment to learn about a few that stand out, above the rest!  Suggested titles, and reasons for using them in your classroom can be found here.

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