How to Teach with Comics

Ideas for how educators can use comics and avatars in their classroom.

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STEM Challenge Reflection

In this lesson, students can reflect after completing a STEM challenge to show their thought process and reflect upon the results.

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The Plot Thickens!

Students will examine a story to determine how the plot unfolds and how the characters change based on the plot.

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Celebrate Your Peers!

Students will interview a classmate and create a comic cell celebrating their unique strengths and passions.

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What’s the Ratio?

Students will define the meaning of a ratio and provide several examples using real-life scenarios.

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Greetings!

Students will learn and practice formal and informal phrases for greetings, making introductions, polite conversation and saying goodbye.

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Idioms

Students will recognize and explain the meaning of common idioms.

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Summary Tweet & More!

Students will read an informational text article and determine the central ideas of the text.

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Gratitude Journal

Students will create a comic journal documenting what they’re grateful for.

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Yes/No Questions

Students will practice asking and answering "yes" or "no” questions with the verb “do”.

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Neolithic Revolution

Students will recognize and understand the impact agriculture had on culture and daily life of peoples living during the Neolithic Era.

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Sequencing Time and Events

Students will use correct sequence words to describe the order of events in a story when speaking and writing.