Persuasive comic writing workshop

A workshop complementing the Ned Kelly tour, with students creating a comic told from the perspective of the hero or villain.

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Duration
60 minutes
Year level
Cost
$130 per group (up to 25 students)

In this workshop complementing the Ned Kelly tour, students will analyse primary sources to decide whether Ned Kelly was a hero or villain. Using persuasive writing techniques, they will create a comic that interprets a historic event from the perspective of the hero or villain. Capacity: 25 students.

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Students will:

  • process and synthesise information from a range of sources for use as evidence in a historical argument (ACHHS170/(ACHHS188) 
  • identify and analyse the perspectives of people from the past (ACHHS172)/(ACHHS190) 
  • select and use a range of communication forms (oral, graphic, written) and digital technologies (ACHHS175)/(ACHHS193)