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Media Literacy

Evaluate the author's use of facts, opinions, or tools of persuasion in written and visual works to determine author's purpose, and consider the effect of persuasive text/visuals on the intended audience.  See also: Language Arts - Learning To Write - Purposes of Writing - Persuasive

There are 8 videos in this category and 3 videos in 2 subcategories.

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Ages: 8 - 18
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Media Smarts: Kids Learn How to Navigate the Multimedia World
From edutopia.org, produced by Edutopia
Students in grades 3-12 spend eight-1/2 hours daily using media.  (Generation M., Kaiser Family Foundation, 2010)  Filmmaker/George Lucas Educational Foundation chair George Lucas thinks it's time to change "English" class into "Communication" class.... [more]
May 7, 2010 at 02:35 PM
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Ages: 15 - 18
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Social Media and the End of Gender
From ted.com, produced by TED Talks
Media and advertising companies still use the same old demographics to understand audiences, but they're becoming increasingly harder to track online, says media researcher Johanna Blakley. As social media outgrows traditional media, and women users ... [more]
May 6, 2011 at 10:37 PM
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Ages: 8 - 15
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Food Ad Tricks: What You Don't Know About Food Commercials
From youtube.com
In 1990, HBO, in a collaboration with Consumer Reports Television, aired the first of three half-hour specials about children and advertising. The programs pulled back the curtain on many of the techniques and tricks used in TV commercials. Since the... [more]
February 16, 2010 at 05:20 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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21st Century Education
From youtube.com, produced by VideoCIty
In 21st Century Learning, students use educational technologies to apply knowledge to new situations, analyze information, collaborate, solve problems, and make decisions. Utilizing emerging technologies to provide expanded learning opportunities is ... [more]
May 14, 2013 at 11:49 AM
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Ages: 9 - 18
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The New Media Literacies
From YouTube, produced by Anna Van Someren
Social skills and cultural competencies needed to fully engage with today's participatory culture.
Found by other in Media Literacy
October 22, 2009 at 07:30 PM
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Ages: 9 - 15
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Buy Me That: Helping Kids Understand Advertising
From youtube.com
In 1990, HBO, in a collaboration with Consumer Reports Television, aired the first of three half-hour specials about children and advertising. The programs pulled back the curtain on many of the techniques and tricks used in TV commercials. Since the... [more]
February 16, 2010 at 05:17 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
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Deconstructing A Television Commercial: Media Literacy
From YouTube
Here is a classic mobile (cell) phone advertisement, which can be incorporated into media literacy instruction to teach the techniques of persuasion as well as the techniques of production. I have created a companion lesson plan which can be found he... [more]
February 16, 2010 at 05:23 PM
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Ages: 10 - 18
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What Is the Meaning of Journalism?
From YouTube, produced by ehow
Journalism, simply, is the process of compiling information and sharing that information with an audience that needs or wants that information. Learn about the ability of journalism to create and maintain culture from a journalism professor in ... [more]
May 11, 2010 at 08:50 PM
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