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Line drawing of person and chair surrounded by foliage, with comic panels and speech bubbled overlaid

Comics in the Curriculum



Comics aren’t just about superheroes – they’re a varied form of art and literature with endless possibilities! Our resources support your students to use them to develop KS3 English skills, including critical analysis and descriptive language.

Introduction to Comics is a presentation that introduces comics medium and different genres to your class.

Comics in the Curriculum is a collection of resources that includes step-by-step drawing and writing activities, along with a reading list of titles suitable for ages 11 and up.

Download Introduction to Comics(1.2 MB)Download Comics in the Curriculum(1.6 MB)
Line drawing of flowers and stars
These resources were designed and created with illustrator Peony Gent in collaboration with ELCAF with funding from Arts Council England.