We found 482 resources with the concept news media
Understanding the Basics of News Reporting
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Step into the shoes of a newscast director with a media analysis activity. High schoolers look over vocabulary for news media before deciding which three of five stories they'd want to air on tonight's news, based on exclusivity, viewer...
Critical Thinking through Core Curriculum: Using Print and Digital Newspapers
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What is and what will be the role of newspapers in the future? Keeping this essential question in mind, class members use print, electronic, and/or web editions of newspapers, to investigate topics that include financial literary,...
Chase the Race in School
6th - 12th
What is voting? How do I vote? Why should I vote? Who do I vote for? These are all important questions that first time, or even veteran voters might ask themselves as election season approaches them. Here is a collection that examines the electoral process, the power of political campaign advertisements, the major party conventions, and the importance of voting. Use this collection from Chase the Race in School to educate and emphasize the power of voting to young people. *Note: the resources are geared toward the 2016 Presidential election, however, they are adaptable to any year's election.
Keep It Real—Newspapers, the Ultimate Informational Text
3rd - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Newspaper in Education (NIE) Week, celebrated annually during the first full school week in March, recognizes the accomplishments of NIE programs across the country and around the world. Take part in the celebration with the lessons and...
Interviewing: The Art of Asking Questions
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Interviewing skills are important, even outside of a news reporter's desk or employer's office. Take your class through the process of interviewing people they don't know with a set of case studies featuring journalists and various...
Do Journalists Shape or Report the News?
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Analyze the presence of negative stereotypes and biased reporting in news media, and how this affects one's understanding of other cultures. Learners read newspaper excerpts and quotes from famous personalities to discuss the power of...
Many Younger Facebook Friends "Unfriend" the Network
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
"Sometimes I feel really sad after logging onto Facebook..." Learners read a news article written in 2014 about several former Facebook users who have deactivated their accounts, and then respond to both text-based and discussion...
Anit-Social Networks? We’re Just as Cliquey Online
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Do social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter reinforce our existing biases and cliques? Youngsters read and evaluate an article written by NPR in 2011 on the then-emerging world of social media, and respond to several text-based...