Discovering Media Literacy: Teaching Digital Media and Popular Culture in Elementary School is a book by Renee Hobbs and David Cooper Moore, who have crafted a powerful set of stories from their work in a large-scale, multi-year engagement with Philadelphia elementary school students and teachers. In the process, they have broken new ground in media literacy education.
KEY IDEAS. The book makes important claims about the pedagogy and best practices of media literacy, opening up questions for classroom teachers and introducing theories of media literacy education for scholars and researchers.
ORDER THE BOOK ONLINE BY CLICKING HERE. In Discovering Media Literacy: Digital Media and Popular Culture in Elementary School, you will learn:
At the website Discover Media Literacy, you can see videos, review lesson plans, and get ideas for staff development progrms for K-6 educators that help them introduce media literacy into the curriculum. For example:
Check out the companion website to the book, Discover Media Literacy, and take a quiz to find out your Digital Learning Horosope!