Discovering Media Literacy: Teaching Digital Media and Popular Culture in Elementary School (Paperback)

Teaching Digital Media and Popular Culture in Elementary School

By Renee Hobbs, David Cooper Moore

Corwin Publishers, 9781452205632, 241pp.

Publication Date: July 30, 2013

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Give digital kids a voice Today's kids are digital natives, but what's the best way to help them become empowered, creative and responsible communicators across different media? Discover insights and strategies specific to children ages 5-12 in this guide from an acclaimed media literacy program: Powerful Voices for Kids. Readers will find Thought-provoking lesson plans that reach students of all backgrounds and abilities Use of a wide range of technology tools, including the Internet, video, and mobile apps, combined with an emphasis on online safety and development of essential critical thinking skills Materials for teacher professional development This innovative book is equally valuable as a resource for lesson planning or for developing a full media literacy program.
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