Pixton

Pixton

2 Stripes

Create cartoon strips with the world’s most popular and easy to use comic and storyboard creator.  Students can create short or long comics with text to showcase their creativity and comprehension while having a high level of engagement.  The possibilities are endless with Pixton!

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Click here for a basic tutorial and get started creating your first Pixton comic strip.

Earn Your Stripe!

  • Have students create a Pixton for a classroom assignment.  Attach one example of a student’s work and explain how you incorporated this to meet your learning objective.
  • This tool allows students to use and troubleshoot new technologies to demonstrate their learning
  • This tool allows for crowd sourcing knowledge and curation.
  • This tool allows for team collaboration.
  • This tool allows students to create visuals.
  • This tool allows students to demonstrate an understanding of and respect for the rights and obligations of using and sharing intellectual property
  • Students input text, images and audio
  • Students edit and embed videos in comic
  • Students create an interactive comic
  • Students share their comics with their peers or other authentic audience

Alignment to the ISTE Standards and to SAMR is intended to help teachers understand the roles these technologies have in creating learning experiences. They are not meant to be concrete classifiers. Any other suggestions on the alignment of these may be forwarded to the Instructional Tech Dept. ISTE Standards for Students, ©2016, ISTE® (International Society for Technology in Education), iste.org. All rights reserved.

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