Tagged with graphic novels

Neil Gaiman: How to survive in a fairy tale

BOOK REVIEW/RECOMMENDATIONS                                                  (Staff, 7-9, 10-12)   We’re about to be treated to a new picture book by Neil – Instructions –  about the rules to follow and how to get around if you happen to find yourself travelling in a fairy-tale world.   Remember your name. Do not lose hope—what you seek will be found. … Continue reading

Graphic novels – seriously!

RECOMMENDATIONS                                                                                                                     (Staff) Teachers, have you seriously considered the graphic novel in your teaching? I found this video of in the blog, Kevin’s Meandering Mind.  The video does a good job explaining James Bucky Carver’s book about graphic novels in education, Building Literacy Connections with Graphic Novels Page by Page, Panel by Panel. What do you … Continue reading