Media Literacy:The following triangle -- http://themedialiterateteacher.weebly.com/media-triangle.html -- is a very basic introduction to understanding the key concepts of Media Literacy (on the chart paper in the class). At this point, we are in the process of analyzing and will be moving into production in a little while.
From this same webpage, the following items are important to note:
TEXT) In what ways does this media text tell a story?
(TEXT) Whose point of view is shown?
(AUDIENCE) Who is the target audience of this media text?
(AUDIENCE) How do you know who the target audience is?
(PRODUCTION) What has the creator done to grab your attention?
(PRODUCTION) What does the creator want the audience to think, feel, or do after consuming this media text?
Just below the triangle are two stories that we will glance at and come back to, in more detail.
Using Hero Maker:
|Each student was provided a copy.|
I structured an assignment, very similar to this, several years ago. When I am able, I model what I expect from the assignment. The following image is a screen shot of something very similar to the two paragraphs listed on the Success Criteria, but it is not the same; it may provide you with an idea of what it could sound and look like: