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Using Super Bowl Ads In The Classroom

Using Super Bowl Ads In The Classroom

[ 0 ] March 9, 2015

Teaching Media Literacy With Super Bowl Ads

Using Holiday Toy Commercials To Instill Media Literacy Skills

Using Holiday Toy Commercials To Instill Media Literacy Skills

[ 0 ] March 9, 2015

Media literacy guru Frank W. Baker wants to convince teachers that toy advertisements are a great media literacy teaching tool.

Connecting Filmmaking With STEM & STEAM

Connecting Filmmaking With STEM & STEAM

[ 0 ] March 9, 2015

A web page resource that offers educators articles, lesson plans, activities, videos and more that helps link filmmaking to STEAM.

Campaign Ads: Helping Students Find the Truth

Campaign Ads: Helping Students Find the Truth

[ 0 ] October 19, 2014

Resource Link: Campaign Ads: Helping Students Find the Truth Description: If politicians have a “license to lie” in campaign advertising, how are our students going to know who and what to believe? Critical thinking skills, says media literacy consultant Frank Baker, who shares insights and resources tied to Common Core and social studies standards. Resource […]

News photo of Obama used in close reading activity

Close reading: visual literacy through photography

[ 0 ] September 7, 2014

Resource Link: Close reading: visual literacy through photography Description: Frank W. Baker demonstrates a close reading of a photo (right), and provides questions teachers may use to facilitate critical analysis of the image by students.     Resource submitted by NAMLE Lifetime Member Frank W. Baker Frank W. Baker is a media literacy education consultant and […]

The Meta Picture: Same photo, Different Angle

The Meta Picture: Same photo, Different Angle

[ 0 ] June 18, 2014

Resource Link: What Happens When A Photographer Takes The Same Photo From A Different Angle? The Camera Always Lies (related article) Description: You’ve probably already seen the world’s most famous landmarks through photos that show them in all their beautiful, historical glory. Here’s what happens when the photo is taken from another angle. Resource submitted […]