Author:
Blended Learning Teacher Practice Network
Subject:
English Language Arts, Social Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Level:
Middle School
Grade:
8
Tags:
Behavior, Bias, Blended Learning, Civic Participation, Collaboration, Communication, Critical Thinking, English Language Arts, Influence, Media, Problem Solving, Real World Skills, Social Studies, Station Rotation, Technology
License:
Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
Language:
English
Media Formats:
Downloadable docs, Graphics/Photos, Video

Education Standards

Master Your Message through Media

Master Your Message through Media

Overview

In this problem-based learning module, students will examine various forms of media and the ways that it can influence personal and social behavior. They first will work in stations to examine different types of media and explore what that media is while also addressing how it makes them feel. Afterward, they will work in small groups to create their own influential piece of media which communicates a problem they feel is facing their school.

Section 1

In this problem-based learning module, students will examine various forms of media and the ways that it can influence personal and social behavior. They first will work in stations to examine different types of media and explore what that media is while also addressing how it makes them feel. Afterward, they will work in small groups to create their own influential piece of media which communicates a problem they feel is facing their school.