Topic > Media Literacy

Thinkalong

Supplemental Curriculum

A cross-curricular tool for 6-12 teachers to build critical thinking + media literacy skills using inquiries like - Should we eat more bugs?

Provides a framework for evidence-based discussion, a three-step process: investigate, contemplate, and debate. Builds media literacy.

Interactive Media Bias Chart Edu Pro

Ed Tech Tool

IMBC Edu Pro is the professional edition of Ad Fontes Media's well-known Interactive Media Bias Chart.

Access Ad Fontes' complete and growing data set, set parameters to create downloadable "include" and "exclude" source lists, and more.

SUMMA News Literacy Curriculum

Ed Tech Tool

SUMMA includes 10 lessons on the methodology behind the Media Bias Chart and provides access to the "CART" platform to practice analysis.

Applied analysis teaches students to determine the reliability and bias for each piece of news or “news-like” content they encounter.

Checkology

Supplemental Curriculum

Lessons to help students learn to evaluate and interpret the news and to learn what news and information to trust, share and act on.

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Two-thirds of students could correctly identify the traits of quality journalism.