Digital Comics & Cartoons

posted Nov 26, 2010, 8:07 PM by John Lustig   [ updated Nov 27, 2010, 7:24 PM ]
Digital Comics use a graphic writing interface to engage students in writing activities that strengthen and reinforce language skills. Digital comics provide students creative opportunities to use technology for not only creative writing, but also for using writing that integrates images and props to demonstrate learning about content. 

Top ten sites for creating digital comics -
This article introduces ten sites for creating digital comics. Make Beliefs Comix is one site that is free to use, allows comics to be printed or shared through email, and does not require users to register an account. 

This presentation provides rationale and examples for using comics as a learning strategy for student writing.