Your Life with Comic Life
Tuesday Session 8
Dianne Krause
Alma Row

Session Description:
Come and learn how to tell the story of your life through comics! Using the program Comic Life (now available for Windows and Mac), you will learn how to use the software and have the opportunity to create your own comic using all the features of this fantastic application.

Google Docs Presentation

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Favorite Comic Poll

Intro Video

Use in the Classroom

Comic Life can be used for a multitude of reasons, including, but not limited to, the following:
  • Timelines (history, events, sequences)
  • Historical figures (history of, life of)
  • Instructions (step by step, details, illustrations, easy to follow)
  • Dialogue
  • Character analysis
  • Plot analysis
  • Digital storytelling
  • Pre-writing tool
  • Post-reading tool
  • World language (anything really!)

(Credit for this list goes to How to Use Comic Life in the Classroom")

Resource Documents

Comics Online Resources


Resource Webslides