Media Literacy

I want to give my students the ability to access, analyze, evaluate, and create media; I want them to learn through an effective and engaging way how to apply critical thinking skills to a wide range of issues in and throughout media.
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Maddie & Tae - Girl In A Country Song - YouTube...showing how women can be depicted in the media and then these same women taking a stand against it. Telling students that they should have a voice and be confident in it.

These Girls Wrote A Clever Song Making Fun Of How Women Are Portrayed In Every Country Music Video & songs lately.

Show to them the impact social media can have on society and it's viewpoints. Give them the knowledge and skills to learn how to decipher their own thoughts and perspectives and not take this media at face value.

Using Social Media to Teach Visual Literacy in the 21st-Century Classroom

Using Social Media to Teach Visual Literacy in the Century Classroom Increasingly, educators are acknowledging and welcoming .

Looking through Olympics advertising, media literacy, and commercials: and teaching students to learn about persuasive media messages and how they can sway the general public.

Olympics Advertising, Media Literacy, and Commercials

Olympics Advertising, Media Literacy, and Commercials: A fun Century lesson plan where students learn about persuasive media messages and copyright/permissions.

Looking sharp at the medias stereotypes towards the middle east...and deciphering a child's own perspective on it.

Global Studies lesson plans from Project Look Sharp from Ithaca College makes use of primary source documents

A Media Literacy 10-Lesson Unit to share with my students.

Media Literacy 10-Lesson Unit

In this unit, students will learn about advertising and the media to become more Media Literate. The unit includes 10 ready-to-use lessons, including a culminating vocabulary quiz (with an answer key). It is designed for students in grades