Media Literacy Week – November 4-8, 2013

See on Scoop.itHCS Learning Commons Newsletter

“MediaSmarts and the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF) are pleased to announce that marketing and consumerism will be the focus of Canada’s eighth annual Media Literacy Week, to be held November 4-8, 2013.

 

The official theme of the week: “What’s Being Sold: Helping Kids Make Sense of Marketing Messages” , will encourage educators and parents to talk to children and teens about the marketing they encounter on a daily basis. “

Pippa Davies @PippaDavies ‘s insight:

Teach your students the value of understanding the importance of a message or worldview behind an advert or website!

See on www.medialiteracyweek.ca

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