Media Literacy Resources
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Click HERE to download the Headlines Sorting Activity
Free webinars on a variety of topics. If you register but can not attend, the recording of the webinar is made available for you to watch at your convenience.
Integrating Media Literacy and Critical Thinking Monday November 6, 2017 @ 3:00-4:00 EST
Canadian content, free lesson plans grades K-12.
This is my first "Go To" source for media lessons.
Authenticating Information - fake or fiction pictures
Common Sense Media
American content, free lesson plans grades K-12
This is my second "Go To" resource for media lessons
Mozilla Learning Network
This six-part series helps learners become familiar with reading, writing and participating on the web. They'll discover the foundations of the web through production and collaboration. This is an ideal kit for Mozilla Clubs.
I haven't used these yet, but plan to!
Stanford History Educators Group (SHEG)
Read like a Historian - Curriculum
Free Premium Membership for the 2017-2018 academic year. Virtual classroom with 12 interactive lessons. Sign up your class, track their progress. Suitable for grades 7-12.
I haven't used the Checkology module with my students yet, but have gone through a few lessons myself, and will definitely be using them with my grade 7 & 8 students this year!
Fearless Fact-Finding - Use fact-checking websites to find more information
How to Spot Fake news - International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
The Library Marketplace (OLA) - Bookmarks and posters to purchase
This is an extensive list of websites that can be used to teach students how to tell the difference between fact and fiction.