People underestimate how powerful the media is for young people who grow up watching a lot of television. Through the media, we've established this standard of what every human being should look up to.
Secondary School Unit 6: The Culture of Celebrity
- After viewing a video of famous figures, students discuss the similarities and differences between heroes and celebrities
- Working in pairs, students make one of their classmates into a celebrity by creating a two-page spread about him or her, with editorial content and a photo
- ...and more!
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