Everybody experiences far more than he understands. Yet it is experience, rather than understanding, that influences behavior.
Assignment: Media Literacy
After 20 years, it's still the most popular resource from the Media Education Lab!
This is the 18-unit curriculum developed for Maryland State Department of Education and Discovery Communications, Inc. You can download the PDF files with lesson plans and reproducibles for each unit and use the videos to teach media literacy in conjunction with social studies, language arts and health education. Read the evaluation report from Rutgers University here.