What's New- All comics reduced for the Summer - over 60% off.
- 3 new comics now in the comic store.
- Bug fixes & improvements to the apps UI
App DescriptionIncludes three free demos! Comics in the Classroom is a revolutionary and exciting way to learn about Historyâ€™s key figures and events. These may be comics, but theyâ€™re not like any youâ€™ve seen before. You donâ€™t just see how things unfold - you get involved! First, hear how it happened. Then see the stunning comic images bring it to life - but what goes in the bubbles is down to you. Find the right words and unlock your understanding!
Hear how the famous events of history unfold with our literacy-boosting read-along feature. Written by the author of several of Britainâ€™s most popular Secondary School History text books, it will equip you with all you need for the comic challenges ahead.
Quickly progress to the stunning visuals of the comic and start putting your new-found knowledge to use.
Double tap on the first panel to zoom in. Then tap the empty bubbles, review your options and make your choice.
Swipe to the next panel and once all four action-packed pages have been completed and the story has reached its climax, discover how historically accurate youâ€™ve been. Are you going to be judged an historical authority? Or are there still gaps in your knowledge to fill?
Chris Stotts - History Teacher - â€śHaving taught History in both Canada and the UK for many years, I have yet to find a learning resource that so instantly engages young people. It is genuinely innovative and has fired the imagination of my pupilsâ€ť
Mike Steven - Director of Learning, Hillcrest School, Dudley, UK - â€śThis app allows young people to learn about History in a truly independent way. It also really helps their literacy skills and my youngsters canâ€™t get enough of Comics in the Classroom. Itâ€™s something Iâ€™d recommend to any teacher, parent or anybody interested in learning about Historyâ€™s great events.â€ť
Comic titles covering a range of periods, continents and events - with new titles being constantly added.
Fully researched historical content.
Written by the author of several of Englandâ€™s most popular Secondary School History text-books.
â€śRead alongâ€ť narration feature to aid literacy.
Spectacular, high-quality immersive graphic novels.
Broad range of illustrators with a variety of graphic styles.
Caters for all learning styles; Visual, Kinesthetic and Auditory.
Enables understanding to be demonstrated by successfully unlocking the comic.
Truly independent learning - allowing use both inside and outside of the classroom.
August 19, 2013 New version 1.1
November 30, -0001 Initial Release