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graphic novel lit circles

I have just added some suggested graphic novel titles to the Graphic Novel page. The write-ups were done by my colleague, good friend, and partner in crime, Susan Ma. As always, I would like to hear from folks regarding your … Continue reading

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No flying, no tights.

I am beginning to prepare a workshop on graphic novels in the classroom with the afore-mentioned Susan Ma.  We will be presenting at the BCTELA (British Columbia Teachers of English Language Arts) regional conference in Courtney on the Feb district … Continue reading

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Graphic novels: an interview with my friend Susan Ma…

I work with a wonderful person named Susan Ma at Vancouver Kidsbooks. She has studied extensively the genre called ‘graphic novels.’ While she continues to explore the potential of the genre, she also helps me make connections to the classroom … Continue reading

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Novel Study 2.0

Historically, one reason for mass public education was to expose all children to a series of common experiences, thereby creating and solidifying a common culture. This common culture is a foundation of patriotism and nationalistic spirit – generally speaking – … Continue reading

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