Comic Strips

Comic Strips

  • Cartoons are powerful teaching tools and can:

    • Tell a complex story in a few images
    • Provide comment and provoke thought on events and issues in the news
    • Give an example of vocabulary related to current trends and fads
    • Provide easily identifiable characters to form the basis for sketches
    • Show culture in action with the ways that men or women are behaving and are expected to behave
    • Comment on and illustrate a whole range of social issues 
     
    • Try the Comic Creator at Read, Write, Think
    • Create Web Comic Strips Online at Pixton
    • ToonDo