Solution Squad: How to Create and Implement Educational Comics for the Classroom

Room 303 - Education

Friday June 15, 2018 - 4:30 pm to 5:20 pm

Educational comics are on the rise! There are many graphic novels that are subject area-specific and appropriate for the classroom. But how do you use them in the classroom? Class sets? Readalongs using document cameras? Veteran middle school math teacher and Solution Squad creator Jim McClain will lead you through the process of making and using classroom-ready graphic novel materials that any teacher can use. Planning out landscape digital presentation and portrait orientation for print at the same time is just one of the tricks of the trade. Unique digital storytelling techniques will also be discussed, as will lesson plan creation that complements the material.