Don't Buy It . About This Site
Don't Buy It: Get Media Smart is a media literacy Web site for young people that encourages users to think critically about media and become smart consumers. Activities on the site are designed to provide users with some of the skills and knowledge needed to question, analyze, interpret and evaluate media messages.
Video Game Cover Design and Commercial Shoot
In this highly engaging, cross curricular project, students discover the key elements in the design of a cover for a video game. This activity meets several curriculum expectations for Language (Reading, Writing, and Oral Communication), Visual Arts, Drama and Media Literacy. The lesson focuses ...
Don't Buy It
The Don't Buy It Web site encourages young people, especially those 9-11 years old, to think critically about media - television, radio, magazines, the Web, advertising, and more.
Media literacy is the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, and create media messages of all types. This skill is vital in today's world whe...
reading mini lesson with word work, author's purpose, fractions, and OY!
Today's lesson during silent reading was Word Work; the were finding pronouns... They used their tabs to find a pronoun - I mean, really, there are TONS one EVERY page...lol. Then, they had to tell me who or what that pronoun was replacing... Then, they wrote the person or thing that the pronoun replaced under their pronoun on the tree map... Go see more grammar ideas at Lori's Linky! We also practiced more with Author's Purpose. They used a Scholastic Book order form and found at least five…