Slaughterhouse 5, WWII, and Comics


In the attempt to support the teaching of Slaughterhouse 5 in the Language Arts classroom – this will help in giving the students a historical framework through which to understand the events in the book.


Slaughterhouse 5 – Kurt Vonnegut

Barefoot Gen – Volume 1 – Keiji Nakazawa ISBN 978-0-86719-602-3 (introduction by Art Spiegelman)


Barefoot Gen – anime movie DVD


Amazing Spiderman #36

All Quiet on the Western Front – 1930 DVD.

Teacher Powerpoint –

Timeframe – one block period – approx. 80 minutes.