The Journal question today attempted to see how well you could make the connection with 2 of the three key concepts of Media Literacy and an example of an ad. Here is the original question, along with the ad, and the example I did.
|The two concepts are at the bottom of this note. The "commercial associations" part confused a couple of people. Basically, how is this ad a way of trying to generate some money?|
This was my example:
|The first part looked at elements of how the ad was put together.|
The third concept was how this ad may be seen a way to increase the sales of the product.
|Sorry, I cut off the top of the photo.|
I should have caught a photo of Jahmarian and Charlie playing a couple of Algebra games, but I missed it. The games were from the Mathplayground site, which is the link on the very top, and to the right.