Welcome to
ESL Printables, the website where English Language teachers exchange resources: worksheets, lesson plans,  activities, etc.
Our collection is growing every day with the help of many teachers. If you want to download you have to send your own contributions.

 


 

 

 

ESL Forum:

Techniques and methods in Language Teaching

Games, activities and teaching ideas

Grammar and Linguistics

Teaching material

Concerning worksheets

Concerning powerpoints

Concerning online exercises

Make suggestions, report errors

Ask for help

Message board

 

ESL forum > Teaching material > teaching with comics    

teaching with comics



Vanessa G L
Spain

teaching with comics
 

good morning!

some of you have suggested some pages to create your own comics. However, does somebody know where to find already done comics to teach basic grammar points such as present , to be, have got, past, some/any, etc?
 
thanks!!
 

19 Feb 2009      



marta73
Spain

Hi, Vanessa. Have a look at this post http://www.eslprintables.com/forum/topic.asp?id=1044, it may be useful.
Anyway, sometimes, the best thing is look for comics you know. I like " Calvin and Hobbes", and there are a lot of cartoons you can use, but you have to do a little research.
Sometimes I use The Far Side ( even though they don īt use many words) or Mafalda ( in English, which is strange enough), Garfield...

19 Feb 2009     



Catarina_Marques
Portugal

http://hagaques.blogspot.com/2007/05/hagqu-construo-de-quadrinhos.html

Its a program but it īs in Portuguese (from Brasil)

19 Feb 2009     



Catarina_Marques
Portugal

http://www.archiecomics.com/index.html - comics online

with basic grammar I think it īs quite difficult to find.
If you do  it yourself it īs easier.
 

19 Feb 2009     



ants
Switzerland

Yes, I also use some archie comics...not all my teens like them but they did get them curious and reading I Love English magazines.Smile

14 May 2009