WORKSHOP - SST GRAPHIC NOVEL
(JUNE 05 & 09, 2021)
Taking the series of workshop for Graphic Novel forward, another SST workshop for Graphic Novel for organised on June 05, 2021 for Geography subject and on June 09, 2021 for History. The resource person Mr. Sandeep Sethi, the Director Education M.S.M.S II Museum Trust, Jaipur reiterated that graphic novels are a unique way to take up application-based teaching. Graphic novels can make it easier for students to learn difficult or abstract concepts easily.
Further he suggested subject specific tips to develop graphic novels that included integration of art with education, citing examples of a few concepts that can be taught easily with the help of graphic novels e.g., while teaching Geography, how to explain the concept of celestial body and solar system with beautiful illustrations full of creativity, while teaching French Revolution in History addling little bit French to make it inter disciplinary, etc. and how experiential learning is enhanced through these graphic novels.
The session was amazingly innovative and informative. Joy of learning can be made a reality by bringing the magic of graphic novels in our classes. These graphic novels will only be alive if we as teachers use them effectively in our classes.