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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

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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: 15 - 18
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What You Are Missing While Being a Digital Zombie?
From YouTube, produced by TED
In a hyper-connected world, where mobile devices have become appendices to our body and people check their social media accounts hundreds of times a day, human interaction is sacrificed daily in favor of digital exchanges. In his talk from TEDxStockh... [more]
December 22, 2018 at 06:04 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.
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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
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: 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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Ages: 15 - 18
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How Social Media Makes Us Unsocial
From YouTube, produced by TED
This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Social Media historian Allison Graham offers a witty and ironic view of a society that feels alone together despite the hundreds of virtual connections we have ... [more]
December 22, 2018 at 05:42 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
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Teen Voices: Hate Speech Online
From YouTube, produced by Common Sense Education
As human beings, we thrive on social connections and group associations. But, this tendency can also lead to us to be suspicious of people outside our group. This fear -- xenophobia -- can often fuel online communication that's offensive, hateful, or... [more]
August 15, 2019 at 09:55 AM
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