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Intro to Mass Media (CMST 102)
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Intro to Mass Media (CMST 102)

This class is a survey of the mass media, including newspapers, magazines, ... (more)

This class is a survey of the mass media, including newspapers, magazines, television, radio, book publishing, music publishing, motion pictures and advertising and how all of those have been affected by the development of the Internet. This course emphasizes the history and structural biases of the mass media, and encourages students to critically analyze the role of media in society, and to become media literate. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Assessments
Full Course
Readings
Syllabi
Provider:
Washington State Board for Community & Technical Colleges
Provider Set:
Open Course Library
Writing for Mass Media
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Writing for Mass Media

The purpose of this course is to teach you the basic principles ... (more)

The purpose of this course is to teach you the basic principles of writing for the following mass media: print (newspapers and magazines), radio, television, and the web. These foundational principles are not exhaustive, but they will get you well on your way to writing effectively for various mass media. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Full Course
Homework and Assignments
Readings
Syllabi
Provider:
The Saylor Foundation
Provider Set:
Saylor Foundation
Introduction to Mass Media
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Introduction to Mass Media

A comprehensive examination of the evolution and impact of the media, primarily ... (more)

A comprehensive examination of the evolution and impact of the media, primarily in the United States, which should lead you to reflect upon how your viewpoints are shaped by and can shape the media with which you interact. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Full Course
Homework and Assignments
Readings
Syllabi
Provider:
The Saylor Foundation
Provider Set:
Saylor Foundation
Digital Image Manipulation in Mass Media
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Digital Image Manipulation in Mass Media

This collection of resources explores the use of digital image editing software ... (more)

This collection of resources explores the use of digital image editing software in the mass media. Explore popular images of beauty and the use of digital imagery in news media. It was developed for students learning digital image manipulation techniques in a computer science class but it could easily be adapted to a wide range of courses. (less)

Subject:
Arts
Humanities
Material Type:
Lesson Plans
Provider:
Curriki
Provider Set:
Curriki
Science Journal
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Science Journal

In this activity, learners discover that asking questions is a key part ... (more)

In this activity, learners discover that asking questions is a key part of science. In part 1 of this experience, learners create Science Journals to record their questions and observations about the natural world. Learners are encouraged to use "Science Words" in the journals. In part 2, learners go on a science hike, use magnifying lenses to make observations about where people are doing or using science (i.e. school nurse, custodian), and record their findings in their journals. This activity is featured on pp.10-12 (part of a lesson that begins on page 9) of the "ScienceWorks" K-2 unit of study. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Lesson Plans
Unit of Study
Provider:
The Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Provider Set:
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Author:
Mary Fortney
Rick Crosslin
Introduction to Nature Journaling
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Introduction to Nature Journaling

This activity is a field investigation where students will learn the importance ... (more)

This activity is a field investigation where students will learn the importance of detail when nature journaling. (less)

Subject:
Arts
Science and Technology
Life Science
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Lesson Plans
Provider:
Science Education Resource Center (SERC)
SERC at Carlton College
Provider Set:
Pedagogy in Action
Pedagogy in Action (SERC)
Author:
Andrea Storlie
Storlie, Andrea
Le journal télévisé
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Le journal télévisé

Après avoir regardé le journal télévisé, tu donnes un aperçu des différents ... (more)

Après avoir regardé le journal télévisé, tu donnes un aperçu des différents articles qui ont été abordés dans le journal. Tu expliques de manière détaillée une des nouvelles. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Provider:
KlasCement
Provider Set:
KlasCement
Author:
Vlaams Ministerie Van Onderwijs En Vorming
Introducing Nature Journal
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Introducing Nature Journal

This activity is a step by step lesson to introduce a nature ... (more)

This activity is a step by step lesson to introduce a nature journal to students. We will establish the routine we will use. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Life Science
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Provider:
Science Education Resource Center (SERC)
SERC at Carlton College
Provider Set:
Pedagogy in Action
Pedagogy in Action (SERC)
Author:
Donna Krisch
Introduction to Nature Journaling
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Introduction to Nature Journaling

This activity is a field investigation where students will learn the importance ... (more)

This activity is a field investigation where students will learn the importance of detail when nature journaling. (less)

Subject:
Arts
Science and Technology
Life Science
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Lesson Plans
Provider:
Science Education Resource Center (SERC)
SERC at Carlton College
Provider Set:
Pedagogy in Action
Pedagogy in Action (SERC)
Author:
Dahl, Julie
Julie Dahl
The School Community Journal: Open Access Journal
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The School Community Journal: Open Access Journal

The School Community Journal is a refereed journal that includes research and ... (more)

The School Community Journal is a refereed journal that includes research and field reports related to the school as a community of teachers, students, parents, and staff. (less)

Subject:
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Readings
Reference
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Provider:
The School Community Journal
Provider Set:
The School Community Journal
Introduction to Nature Journaling
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Introduction to Nature Journaling

This activity is a field investigation where students will learn the importance ... (more)

This activity is a field investigation where students will learn the importance of detail when nature journaling. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Ecology
Forestry and Agriculture
Geoscience
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Lesson Plans
Provider:
Science Education Resource Center (SERC)
SERC at Carlton College
Provider Set:
Pedagogy in Action
Pedagogy in Action (SERC)
Author:
Clark, Jaime
Jaime Clark
Journal of Young Investigators
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Journal of Young Investigators

JYI's web journal (which is also called JYI) is dedicated to the ... (more)

JYI's web journal (which is also called JYI) is dedicated to the presentation of undergraduate research in science, mathematics, and engineering. It publishes the best submissions from undergraduates, with an emphasis on both the quality of research and the manner in which it is communicated. The journal, JYI, also allows students to experience the other side of the scientific publication process: the review process. Students working with their faculty advisors review the work of their peers and determine whether that work is acceptable for publication in JYI. (less)

Subject:
Education
Material Type:
Reference
Provider:
BiosciEdNet (BEN): Digital Library Portal for Teaching and Learning in the Biological Sciences
Provider Set:
BiosciEdNet (BEN): Digital Library Portal for Teaching and Learning in the Biological Sciences
Making a Field Journal
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Making a Field Journal

In this activity, Christina Elson, an archaeologist from the American Museum of ... (more)

In this activity, Christina Elson, an archaeologist from the American Museum of Natural History, guides learners as they investigate an "artifact" and record their observations in a field journal. Learners analyze an object selected by a friend/partner and complete an "Artifact Analysis." Learners use Christina's field journal as a model. Learners are encouraged to continue adding new pages to their journal. (less)

Subject:
History, Law, Politics
Geoscience
Life Science
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Simulations
Provider:
Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
Provider Set:
SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
Author:
American Museum of Natural History
Expository Writing: Analyzing Mass Media, Spring 2001
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Expository Writing: Analyzing Mass Media, Spring 2001

This course focuses on developing and refining the skills that will you ... (more)

This course focuses on developing and refining the skills that will you need to express your voice more effectively as an academic writer. To this end, we'll think about writing as an act of self-discovery, as an act of critical thinking, and as an act of communicating with an audience. Throughout the semester, students will focus on writing as a process of drafting and revising to create essays that are lively, clear, engaging and meaningful to a wider audience. (less)

Subject:
Humanities
Social Sciences
Material Type:
Full Course
Homework and Assignments
Syllabi
Provider:
M.I.T.
Provider Set:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Author:
Walsh, Andrea S.
Keeping a Field Journal
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Keeping a Field Journal

In this activity, learners start their own field journal to better understand ... (more)

In this activity, learners start their own field journal to better understand the wildlife in their area. Learners select an animal to observe, record observations about the animal's appearance and behavior, and draw a picture of the animal. Learners also record questions they have about the animal and consider which questions they could answer if they could go to the lab and analyze the animal's DNA. This resource includes a sample journal entry that learners can use as a model. (less)

Subject:
Mathematics
Ecology
Forestry and Agriculture
Geoscience
Life Science
Social Sciences
Education
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Instructional Material
Provider:
Science and Math Informal Learning Educators (SMILE)
Provider Set:
SMILE Pathway: Science and Math Activities in One Search
Author:
American Museum of Natural History
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