COMIC STRIPS COMIC STRIPS
Do you know Garfield? Do you know Garfield?
Did you ever have a good laugh with one of their stories or of other characters?
How about getting to know them a little better? Let’s look them up!
TheTask 1 – Fromanexistingstripofthechosencharacter, changethe dialogue withan original one, in otherwords, ofthegroups’screation. Themeaningmustbedifferentandthesimplepresentandpresentprogressivemustbeused. 2 – Create a completelynewstrip. Thesamecharactercanbeusedoryoucancreate a newone.
How To Do It 1 - Choose a character from internet sources ontheSurf The Web slide and then join the group of that character (each group must have 5 components at the most); 2 - Each participant of the group will be responsible for a topic on the first web research: - its history (how old it is, who is its creator, etc); - its characteristics; - other than newspapers how can you have access to it; -whattypeoflanguage is used.
How To Do It 3 – Thesecond web research willbeonmakingthestripandeachstudentcanbe in charge of a sectionaccording to thedivisionoftheirchoice. Letyourcreativityloose!
REMEMBER: SURF THE WEB! • Sites oncharacters: http://www.gocomics.com/ http://www.inglesemquadrinhos.com/ http://maurobandeiras.blogspot.com.br/2011/09/ingles-em-quadrinhos-garfield-jim-davis.html http://www.garfield.com/comics/todayscomic.html http://bestofcalvinandhobbes.com/ http://www.progressiveboink.com/2012/4/21/2912173/calvinhobbes http://marvel.com/digital_comics/list?isFree=1 http://www.universaluclick.com/comics http://www.dccomics.com/ http://www.calvin-and-hobbes.org/strips/create_a_strip http://www.garfield.com/comics/vault.html?yr=2013&addr=130122
REMEMBER: SURF THE WEB! http://www.peanuts.com/ http://www.universaluclick.com/comics/peanuts/ • For creation: http://www.professorgarfield.org/toon_book_reader/cartoon_maker/toon_maker.html http://www.toon-books.com/cartoon-makers.html http://bitstrips.com/create/comic/ http://marvelkids.marvel.com/games/play/75/create_your_own_comic http://www.toondoo.com/ http://s.mound.free.fr/skyblues67/fun/garfield.swf http://www.calvin-and-hobbes.org/strips/create_a_strip
Conclusion Didyoulikethiswebquest? Did it changethewayyousawstrips? Was it fun to createthem? Whichpartoftheprocessdidyouenjoythemost? There is a lot more youcan do with it. Howaboutexploring it further? Nowyoualreadyknowtheway!
Evaluation Thiswebquesthasthegoal to stimulatereading, to work direct speech andsimplepresent.For thestudent’sevaluation it willbetakenintoconsiderationthe layout ofthestrip, the use oflanguageduringthepresentationandspecially in thestrip, presenceandparticipation in thepresentationsand, atlast, creativity.
Credits Thiswebquest is for intermediateandadvancedstudents. It canbeaddapted for children, teenagersoradultsaccording to the sites used. It wascreatedbyundergraduatestudentsfrom UERJ, undertheorientationof Janaína Cardoso, onJanuary, 2013. • Leonardo Assis • Luciana Neves • Natália Azevedo • Vivian Oliveira