$$ PIXTON FOR SCHOOLS provides a fully functional comic book maker to educators looking to bring visual storytelling to the classroom. There's all your standard comic book formatting -- panels, characters, speech bubbles, props, and images -- plus the option to add voice and sound recordings. Pixton has even provided a convenient sampling of research that suggests how the application can support Second Language Learning. $130 gets a year-long subscription for up to 50 students. As an added bonus follow-up with TeachThought's 5 Strategies For A Student-Centered And Visual Curriculum.