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What Fun! Improve Literacy with 10 Free Comic Tools and Apps

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Improving literacy is challenging when learners are not engaged with the material. Creating comics engages students and encourages them to explore vocabulary, summarize information, and contextualize what they learn in a creative way. In this webinar, Shelly Terrell will share various free comic creation tools, as well as classroom activities that help improve literacy.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: General
Last aired on: Tuesday, March 29, 2016 @ 6:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Reading & Writing, Tools for Student Projects
Tags: comic creation tools, DOL611, Literacy, reading and writing, vocabulary

Reviews (63)

Full Member
Basic Member
Great ideas for improving literacy by engaging students with comic characters and technology.
Full Member
Thank you Shelly,
I hope to use one of the ideas in class!
Full Member
Excellent! I'm anxious to try to use some of these! Thank you!!!
Full Member
Great! Can't wait to explore these ideas. I love the characters are diverse and fun. I didn't realize there is a place to blog and use for exit tickets. Thanks!
Basic Member
Basic Member
Great resources job. Thank you for centralizing all of this information.
Basic Member
Tons of great resources for all ages!! LOVE!!!
Full Member
Full Member
This was great info. I have been looking for creative ways to use new writing tools in our common core curriculum.
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