Bias in the News Media Student Guide & Activity
Whether you are focusing on political ads for campaigns or daily news and broadcasts, this student 4-page printable is the perfect reference handout to use in introducing types of bias!
Use with or modify this free resource online:
**Students will understand the concept of bias
**Students will understand the reasons why bias might occur in the news
**Students will recognize the different ways in which bias can occur in news reporting
**Students will demonstrate an understanding of how bias occurs in news reporting
--a quick assessment page to identifying the 7 types of bias featured in the student handout.
--half page Bias signs for students to hold up/respond to bias prompts
Add and bundle with "Persuasive Techniques Used In Advertising & Propaganda" to incorporate example ads and commercials to expand lesson: