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Read for My Summer
Beat the summer heat with engaging activities from ReadWriteThink.org.
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Creating Comics and Cartoons!
|Grades||3 – 5|
|Activity Time||One hour|
Activities & Projects
Grades 6 – 8 | Activity & Project
Instead of creating traditional book reports or writing summaries, get “graphic” by creating a comic book or cartoon adaptation of the major scenes from the books.
Grades 9 – 12 | Activity & Project
This activity will help pairs or groups of teens explore a hands-on approach that lets them become both comic book writers and comic book artists.
Games & Tools
Grades K – 12 | Game & Tool
The Comic Creator invites children and teens to design their own comic strips.
Grades 6 – 12 | Podcast Episode
Tune in to hear some background about graphic novels as well as specific recommendations of fantasy epics, memoirs, biographies, and adventure thriller stories, all presented in the form of a graphic novel.