Do you need to get Vis Lit savvy? Are you looking for ways to help students think through the use of images? Here are some links we think will help.
- ECU professor Todd Finley wrote a useful post on Edutopia providing easy-to-use Vis Lit strategies. It includes one of our favorites: Visual Thinking Strategies.
- Have you tried ThingLink? If you enjoy Pinterest, you’ll love this tool.
- Visual narratives, visual storytelling, the art of comics. Whatever you choose to call it, Scott McCloud has graphic storytelling down to a science. Hear and watch his fast-paced Ted Talk on the Visual Magic of Comics.
All the lesson plans on the NCMALearn Web site support visual literacy objectives. Here are three highlights to explore.