Primarily comics are used as a motivation tool for reading, but some classes have studied graphic novels in their language arts or Art curriculum. Other classes have brought specific comics into the classroom that relate to a curriculum area.
Worried that the common core is excluding comics from the curriculum? It doesn't have to. Check out these resources.
Search the I.S. 278 library catalog for graphic novels.
Search by title, author, or keyword. Types of keyword/subjects: graphic novel, comic, etc.
CCD books can be found on the catalog using the Copy Category Search.
Click advanced search.
Click copy category.
Click CCD: Graphic Novels.
Interested in reading comics on your mobile device? Looking to make comics mobile? These apps will allow you to do just that.
Esther Keller, Librarian
JHS 278 Marine Park
1925 Stuart Street
Brooklyn, NY 11229
(718) 375.3523 x2310
If you are a librarian in a New York City school library, you may contact the curator to inquire about borrowing titles from this collection.