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Teach Media Literacy Skills


Introduction

Help students learn how to access, analyze, evaluate, create and act using all forms of communication. From fact-checking to journalism standards to combating misinformation, empower your students to become savvy media experts. Below is a list of resources that match your goal of teaching media literacy.

Resources

Explainer Videos

Student Reporting Labs explainers include essential questions and worksheets to help your students analyze and understand news and information

Lesson Plans

Use these teaching tools and activities to grow understanding of how news is constructed, the decisions that reporters and editors make, the ethics that inform journalistic practice and strategies for fact-checking

Topics

Media Literacy

Journalism

Digital Literacy/Citizenship

Civics

Getting Started Goals

Levels

Beginner

Intermediate

Advanced

Materials

Camera or Mobile Phone

White board, chalkboard or other visual board

Internet

Notebook

Estimated Time

Variable