- Comics bring popular culture into the classroom and support and scaffold literacy.
- Comics are stronger learning tools than text books:the brain processes images 60,000 times faster than it processes text.
- Creating comics improves literacy, story telling (narrative), engagement and motivation. It also requires a solid understanding of the subject. Comics improve drawing, computer and research skills.
- Sometimes pictures can tell a story more effectively than words.
- Comics are fun!
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