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Product Description: As most instructors, presenters and trainers have discovered, cartoons are an excellent classroom resource for making key learning points in an enjoyable, engaging manner. Cartoons function well as metaphors for the subject at hand, help introduce or wrap-up key concepts, and serve to ease transitions between learning segments...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Lenn Millbower and Doris Yager (illustrator)

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9781579220556 | Pap/cdr edition (Stylus Pub Llc, November 1, 2002), cover price $42.00 | About this edition: As most instructors, presenters and trainers have discovered, cartoons are an excellent classroom resource for making key learning points in an enjoyable, engaging manner.

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Product Description: Comic Books and American Cultural History is an anthology that examines the ways in which comic books can be used to understand the history of the United States. Over the last twenty years, there has been a proliferation of book-length works focusing on the history of comic books, but few have investigated how comics can be used as sources for doing American cultural history...read more
By Matthew Pustz (editor)

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9781441163196 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2012, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Comic Books and American Cultural History is an anthology that examines the ways in which comic books can be used to understand the history of the United States.

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9781441172624 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Comic Books and American Cultural History is an anthology that examines the ways in which comic books can be used to understand the history of the United States.

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Product Description: This anthology hosts a collection of essays examining the role of comics as portals for historical and academic content, while keeping the approach on an international market versus the American one.
By Annessa Ann Babic (editor)

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9781611475562 | Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, December 11, 2013, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: This anthology hosts a collection of essays examining the role of comics as portals for historical and academic content, while keeping the approach on an international market versus the American one.

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9781611478525 | Reprint edition (Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, August 31, 2015), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: This anthology hosts a collection of essays examining the role of comics as portals for historical and academic content, while keeping the approach on an international market versus the American one.

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Product Description: Here is the essential guide for librarians and teachers who want to develop a quality, curriculum-based graphic novel collection―and use its power to engage and inform middle and high school students.• Photos of school libraries, classrooms, and students• Model template lesson plans by subject area• A list of recommended resources, such as professional books, websites and blogs• A glossary of common graphic novel terms• Bibliographies of quality classic and contemporary graphic novel titles for libraries and classrooms, broken down into middle school and high school curricular area...read more

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9781598847680 | Libraries Unltd Inc, September 29, 2011, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Here is the essential guide for librarians and teachers who want to develop a quality, curriculum-based graphic novel collection―and use its power to engage and inform middle and high school students.

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Offers teachers a comprehensive guide to effectively using comics in any multilingual classroom.

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9780325004754 | Heinemann, September 28, 2004, cover price $33.13 | About this edition: Offers teachers a comprehensive guide to effectively using comics in any multilingual classroom.

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Product Description: With the recent explosion of activity and discussion surrounding comics, it seems timely to examine how we might think about the multiple ways in which comics are read and consumed.Graphic Encounters moves beyond seeing the reading of comics as a debased or simplified word-based literacy...read more

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9781441129567 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, August 29, 2013, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: With the recent explosion of activity and discussion surrounding comics, it seems timely to examine how we might think about the multiple ways in which comics are read and consumed.

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9781441126412 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, August 29, 2013, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: With the recent explosion of activity and discussion surrounding comics, it seems timely to examine how we might think about the multiple ways in which comics are read and consumed.

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Product Description: Every teacher knows that keeping adolescents interested in learning can be challenging—The Graphic Novel Classroom overcomes that challenge. In these pages, you will learn how to create your own graphic novel in order to inspire students and make them love reading...read more
By James Bucky Carter (foreword by)

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9781628737349 | Reprint edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, August 5, 2014), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Every teacher knows that keeping adolescents interested in learning can be challenging—The Graphic Novel Classroom overcomes that challenge.

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Product Description: A secret weapon for engaging adolescents Could you use a superhero to teach reading, writing, critical thinking, and problem-solving? While seeking the answer, secondary language arts teacher Maureen Bakis discovered a powerful pedagogy that teaches those skills and more...read more

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9781412936842 | Corwin Pr, November 8, 2011, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: A secret weapon for engaging adolescents Could you use a superhero to teach reading, writing, critical thinking, and problem-solving?

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Product Description: Sequential art combines the visual and the narrative in a way that readers have to interpret the images with the writing. Comics make a good fit with education because students are using a format that provides active engagement. This collection of essays is a wide-ranging look at current practices using comics and graphic novels in educational settings, from elementary schools through college...read more
By Robert G. Weiner (editor)

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9780786459131 | 1 edition (McFarland & Co Inc Pub, June 30, 2013), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Sequential art combines the visual and the narrative in a way that readers have to interpret the images with the writing.

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Product Description: The Internet Primer: Getting Started on the Internet, Special Career Educators Edition

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9780256238013 | Richard d Irwin, May 1, 1996, cover price $9.60 | also contains Teaching Comics and Graphic Narratives: Essays on Theory, Strategy and Practice | About this edition: The Internet Primer: Getting Started on the Internet, Special Career Educators Edition

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Product Description: The Other Kind of Funnies refutes the mainstream American cultural assumption that comics have little to do with technical communication-that the former are entertaining (in a low-brow sense) and juvenile, whereas the latter is practical and serious (to the point of stuffiness)...read more

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9780895038395 | Baywood Pub Co, October 1, 2015, cover price $67.95 | About this edition: The Other Kind of Funnies refutes the mainstream American cultural assumption that comics have little to do with technical communication-that the former are entertaining (in a low-brow sense) and juvenile, whereas the latter is practical and serious (to the point of stuffiness).

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9780895038401 | Baywood Pub Co, October 1, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Other Kind of Funnies refutes the mainstream American cultural assumption that comics have little to do with technical communication-that the former are entertaining (in a low-brow sense) and juvenile, whereas the latter is practical and serious (to the point of stuffiness).

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Product Description: A complete update to the hit book on the real physics at work in comic books, featuring more heroes, more villains, and more science Since 2001, James Kakalios has taught "Everything I Needed to Know About Physics I Learned from Reading Comic Books," a hugely popular university course that generated coast-to-coast media attention for its unique method of explaining complex physics concepts through comics...read more

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9781592401468 | Gotham Books, September 8, 2005, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: An exploration of the science behind the powers of popular comic superheroes and villains illustrates the physics principles underlying the supernatural abilities of such characters as Superman, Magneto, and Spider-Man.

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9781592405084 | 2 original edition (Avery Pub Group, November 3, 2009), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A complete update to the hit book on the real physics at work in comic books, featuring more heroes, more villains, and more science Since 2001, James Kakalios has taught "Everything I Needed to Know About Physics I Learned from Reading Comic Books," a hugely popular university course that generated coast-to-coast media attention for its unique method of explaining complex physics concepts through comics.
9781592402427 | Reprint edition (Avery Pub Group, September 21, 2006), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: An exploration of the science behind the powers of popular comic superheroes and villains illustrates the physics principles underlying the supernatural abilities of such characters as Superman, Magneto, and Spider-Man.

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Product Description: Comic books are a great tool for engaging struggling learners, and when students use technology to create their comic books, they build both digital age and traditional literacy skills. Illustrating the story helps students with visual literacy, which in turn helps them express their thoughts; develop a storyline; and strengthen their reading, writing, and analytical skills...read more

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9781564843210 | Intl Society for Technology in, February 15, 2013, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Comic books are a great tool for engaging struggling learners, and when students use technology to create their comic books, they build both digital age and traditional literacy skills.

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Product Description: Use high-interest visual narratives to make your word study come alive for students! Fifteen short mini-comics provide the engaging framework for illustrating the meanings of words and word parts in context for students in grades five and up...read more

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9781934338827 | Maupin House Pub, January 1, 2013, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Use high-interest visual narratives to make your word study come alive for students!

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Product Description: The essays in this collection discuss how comics and graphic narratives can be useful primary texts and learning tools in college and university classes across different disciplines. There are six sections: American Studies, Ethnic Studies, Women's and Gender Studies, Cultural Studies, Genre Studies, and Composition, Rhetoric and Communication...read more
By Lan Dong (editor)

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9780786461462 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, July 5, 2012, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The essays in this collection discuss how comics and graphic narratives can be useful primary texts and learning tools in college and university classes across different disciplines.

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Product Description: The Internet Primer: Getting Started on the Internet, Special Career Educators Edition
By Robert G. Weiner (foreword by)

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9780256238013, titled "The Internet Primer: Getting Started on the Internet" | Richard d Irwin, May 1, 1996, cover price $9.60 | also contains The Internet Primer: Getting Started on the Internet | About this edition: The Internet Primer: Getting Started on the Internet, Special Career Educators Edition

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Product Description: This book presents the rationale and strategies for integrating popular culture texts into the classroom curriculum. The authors share how using popular culture texts to address reader motivation can better support and enhance literacy learning, particularly for reluctant or struggling readers...read more

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9780872075702 | Intl Reading Assn, July 30, 2005, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: This book presents the rationale and strategies for integrating popular culture texts into the classroom curriculum.

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Product Description: Using Comic Art to Improve Speaking, Reading and Writing uses children’s interest in pictures, comics and graphic novels as a way of developing their creative writing abilities, reading skills and oracy. The book’s underpinning strategy is the use of comic art images as a visual analogue to help children generate, organise and refine their ideas when writing and talking about text...read more

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9780415675505 | Routledge, February 8, 2012, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Using Comic Art to Improve Speaking, Reading and Writing uses children’s interest in pictures, comics and graphic novels as a way of developing their creative writing abilities, reading skills and oracy.

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9780415675512 | Routledge, February 8, 2012, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: Using Comic Art to Improve Speaking, Reading and Writing uses children’s interest in pictures, comics and graphic novels as a way of developing their creative writing abilities, reading skills and oracy.

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