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The Battle of the Alamo (Graphic Library: Graphic History)

by Matt Doeden

Other authors: Charles Barnett, III (Illustrator), Phil Miller (Illustrator)

Series: Graphic History

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Summary: This is the story of the battle of the Alamo. The details are in the illustrations more than in the text.
Personal Reaction: I thought this was a good summary of what happened at the Alamo. I am not a fan of graphic novels, but I can see why they would interest children.

Classroom Extension ideas:
1. I would have students choose a small portion of the story and write a description of the scene. I feel this would help strengthen their reading skills for traditional novels.
2. I would have students choose a character from the book to research further and either write a report or draw a graphic report about the characters life.
  sharlamccall | Nov 21, 2011 |
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This graphic novel was about the history of the Battle of the Alamo.
Personal Reaction:
It was a fun way to explain the historic Battle of the Alamo to students.
Classroom Extensions:
#1: I would use this story to teach the Battle of the Alamo.
#2: I would have the students do some research on the Alamo museum. ( )
  soonergirlam | Apr 17, 2011 |
This is a very grfic depiction that will surley educate children whom wish to learn the history of the Alamo. I am from Texas and enjoyed this book very much.

This book is excellant but because of its nature should be view with an adult for explanations.

I would definetly include this book in a library of history.
  cifipeter | May 10, 2010 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0736838325, Library Binding)

Nonfiction topics in graphic novel format! History leaps off the page in Capstone's Graphic Library. Eye-popping artwork and easy-to-read text offer an appealing experience for all readers. An additional information section provides key facts and further understanding.

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The story of the 1836 battle of the Alamo told in graphic novel form.

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