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Title: Learning History Through Graphic Novels


1
Learning History Through Graphic Novels
2
What is a Graphic Novel?
  • Any book written in a picture-panel format.
  • Panel from the Pulitzer Prize winning Maus, by
    Art Spiegelman.

3
Why Graphic Novels?
  • Outstanding for visual learners and reluctant
    readers.
  • Not for everyone, but an option for some.

Panel from Rick Gearys biography of J. Edgar
Hoover.
4
Classroom use
  • Supplemental reading
  • Book reviews
  • Class use of excerpts
  • Have on hand for students to read during down
    time

Panel from Zinsmeitsers Combat Zone True Tales
of GIs in Iraq.
5
A brief overview of some Graphic Novels
Panel from Satrapis Persepolis.
6
Collected works
  • Compilation of many individual cartoons.
  • Very useful for classroom use!

Panel from the Big Book of Thugs.
7
Women in Science
8
Big Books
9
Pass example from Big Book of Thugs
10
Historical Fiction
  • Fictional stories set within a time period.
  • The stories refer to actual events.
  • Captures the feel for the times.

Panel from Shanowers Age of Bronze.
11
Low Reading Level DK Graphic Readers
Historical Fiction set in Ancient Greece, Rome,
China and Egypt
12
Low Reading Level and High Interest Battle of
Thermopylae (Spartans Fight the Persians)
13
Advanced Readers The Trojan War
14
Anti-semitism in the US (20s)
15
The Great Depression
16
Includes local references (Lakewood as a resort
community).
17
Jews Fight Back in the Warsaw Ghetto
18
Fighting WWII
19
Effects of the Atomic Bomb on Japan
20
Civil Rights
21
Police Action in Vietnam
22
Genocide in Rwanda
23
Non-Fiction
  • The following titles portray actual events.

24
Non-fiction Rick Gearys Treasury of Victorian
Murder
25
The Beast of Chicago
26
The Holocaust
27
Making the Atomic Bomb
28
History of the FBI
  • Find out why the FBI and CIA didnt readily share
    information!

29
Iran in the 1970s
30
September 11th
31
Investigative Journalism
  • Drawn and written by journalists.
  • Includes first-hand accounts of war-torn areas.

Panel from Saccos Palestine.
32
War in Yugoslavia
33
Conflict between Israel and Palestine
34
War against the Taliban
  • Decidedly left-wing in tone.

35
Persian Gulf War II
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