George Lucas on Teaching Visual Literacy and Communications. Young people get bombarded daily by the media and influenced greatly. How wonderful would it be if we taught them to be aware of what was actually influencing them? Talk about empowerment!
This text could be used to explore how movement is represented in literature. Glenda Millard has used rhyme to create a sense of movement. The visuals are dynamic and both the horse and environment visually display movement. Syllabus reference EN2-7B -contents points under 'understand and apply language forms and features' (BOS 2012)
Shaun Tan wrote The Arrival which is a wordless graphic novel. The story portrayed by the detailed, imaginative, and interesting pictures is the web of several different immigrants, from the view points of refugees and immigrants.