Peer Review for material titled "Create Your Own Comics Online"
eTextbook Reviews for material titled "Create Your Own Comics Online"
User Rating for material titled "Create Your Own Comics Online"
Member Comments for material titled "Create Your Own Comics Online"
Bookmark Collections for material titled "Create Your Own Comics Online"
Course ePortfolios for material titled "Create Your Own Comics Online"
Learning Exercises for material titled "Create Your Own Comics Online"
Accessibility Info for material titled "Create Your Own Comics Online"
Please enter a Bookmark title
Please limit Bookmark title to 65 characters
Please enter a description
Please limit Bookmark title to 4000 characters
A Bookmark with this title already existed.
Please limit a note about this material to 2048 characters
Please enter a Bookmark title
Please limit Bookmark title to 65 characters
Please enter a description
Please limit Bookmark title to 4000 characters
A Bookmark with this title already existed.
Please limit a note about this material to 2048 characters
Search all MERLOT
Select to go to your profile
Select to go to your workspace
Select to go to your Dashboard Report
Select to go to your Content Builder
Select to log out
Search Terms
Enter username
Enter password
Please give at least one keyword of at least three characters for the search to work with. The more keywords you give, the better the search will work for you.
Select OK to launch help window
Cancel help

MERLOT II

Advanced Search



        

Search > Material Results >

Create Your Own Comics Online

        
Rate this material with
star
Rate This:
Your Rating:
/merlot/images/apricotstars/
User average rating of
User average rating of
We could not retrieve the rating, please try again.
Failed to retrieve material ID, please try again.
Thank you for interest in the material.
MERLOT only allows 5 ratings an hour from a non-logged in user.
Log in to rate this material now.

Create Your Own Comics Online

Logo for Create Your Own Comics Online
Online Educational Comics Helping Students Write, Read, Tell Stories I am an author whose books are used in many school programs to encourage children to express themselves through writing. I have just launched a free new web site -- http://www.makebeliefscomix.com -- where students can create their own comic strips. The site offers fun animal and human characters with different moods, thought and talk balloons to fill in with words, and story prompts. It's a wonderful resource to spur... More
Go to material
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: Other
Date Added to MERLOT: April 01, 2007
Date Modified in MERLOT: November 06, 2017
Author:

Quality


  • Rate This: Rate this material with one star Rate this material with two stars Rate this material with three stars Rate this material with four stars Rate this material with five stars
  • Add learning exercise this materialCreate a Learning Exercise
  • Add accessibility to this materialAdd accessibility information
  • Pick a Bookmark Collection or Course ePortfolio to put this material in or scroll to the bottom to create a new Bookmark Collection
    Name the Bookmark Collection to represent the materials you will add
    Describe the Bookmark Collection so other MERLOT users will know what it contains and if it has value for their work or teaching. Other users can copy your Bookmark Collection to their own profile and modify it to save time.
    Edit the information about the material in this {0}
    Submitting Bookmarks...

About

Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School
Mobile Platforms: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Computer that uses Flash -- can download from site
Language: English, Spanish
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: unsure
Accessibility Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: unsure

Connections



QR Code for this Page

Users who viewed this material also viewed...

Comments / Discussions

Discussion for Create Your Own Comics Online

Log in to participate in the discussions or Sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.

Return to Top of Page
Avatar for Michele Nguyen
5 years ago

Michele Nguyen (Student)

This website makes learning so much fun. I like the way this site gives you a variety of opinions from characters, emotions, thought bubbles, objects, and scenes. I would use this for students to allow them to get creative. By giving them a specific boundary but allowing them to use their imagination, students will be encourage to write and have fun. This site makes leanguage arts fun for students.
Highly recommend! 


Avatar for Ayesha Coleman
9 years ago

Ayesha Coleman (Faculty)

I love it. I actually had my students draw their own comic strip with Greeting vocab, but this is great for the artistically impaired. Also something fun to do on the computer.
Used in course

Avatar for Jennifer Joseph
9 years ago

Jennifer Joseph (Other)

The site provides a great learning opportunity for students to practice using voice (a component of the 6+1 Writing Traits). It provides students with the opportunity to write a comic that has characters, emotion, and speech bubbles. It also fosters organization in student writing. I think it is a great tool for students to have fun while writing! I love that the end product can be printed and/or e-mailed.

Technical Remarks:

Technically, I think the program is solid. I do wish that there were voice overs on the directions so that younger students could benefit from this great tool too.