ERIC Number: EJ587385
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Media Literacy: A Must for Middle School Social Studies.
Hepburn, Mary A.
Clearing House, v72 n6 p352-56 Jul 1999
Argues that middle-school social-studies educators should teach students skills to deal with the tremendous power of television in their lives. Discusses television viewing, television as a "good-bad" information source, and its connection to the middle-school curriculum. Discusses 11 media literacy activities that can be integrated into social-studies units. Notes 21 print and Web resources. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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