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Celebrate graphic novels

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2011 Celebrate Literacy Week

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Celebrate graphic novels

  1. 1. CELEBRATE LITERACY 2011<br />GRAPHIC NOVELS<br />
  2. 2. Comics & Graphic Novels are an excellent resource for developing literacy and visual literacy.<br />And kids love them!<br />
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  4. 4. There are generally two kinds of graphic novels. <br />The “collected” editions, which are just that; a number of single issues bound together in book form. And, graphic novels, long comic stories told in book form.<br />
  5. 5. Find Graphic Novels on Destiny at <br />http://destiny.dadeschools.net<br />
  6. 6. 741.5 is always the call number – special shelf section in library.<br />
  7. 7. GRAPHIC NOVELS at HGHS Media Center<br />LOOK FOR THIS CALL NUMBER : 741.5<br />OR ASK MEDIA SPECIALIST WHERE THE SHELF FOR GRAPHIC NOVELS IS LOCATED.<br />
  8. 8. IN OUR MEDIA CENTER <br />
  9. 9. IN OUR MEDIA CENTER <br />
  10. 10. IN OUR MEDIA CENTER <br />
  11. 11. Stimulate Readers to Explore Other Literature<br />Many comic book fans become avid book readers. Comics can stimulate interest in all types of fiction (fantasy, sci-fi, historical, etc.) as well as mythology, legends, and nonfiction.<br />
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  13. 13. MANGA & ANIME<br />
  14. 14. "Graphic Novels are a powerful tool for conveying the literary experience to a generation of readers comfortable with television and computers."Scott McCloud"Comics & the Visual Revolution," Publishers Weekly, October 11, 1993<br />
  15. 15. CLASSIC LITERATURE<br />
  16. 16. Develop Strong Language Arts Skills<br />Several studies have shown that students who read comic books regularly have better vocabularies and are more likely to read above grade-level.<br />
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  18. 18. Using graphic novels is a wonderful way to:<br /><ul><li>Enhance Visual Literacy skills </li></ul>- Enrich any subject matter!<br />
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  21. 21. CELEBRATE LITERACY AT YOUR LIBRARY MEDIA CENTER!<br />ENJOY A GRAPHIC NOVEL TODAY!<br />
  22. 22. SHOW CREATED BY ANABEL PARRA 2011 FOR HGHS<br />

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