Grade 3 Media Literacy Package
These Media Literacy lessons and assessments can be used through out the year when teachers see fit. My class always enjoys these assignments and they surprise me with how creative they are.
1. Informational page introducing Media Literacy and explaining why it is important to learn about it.
2. Advertisement Analyzer graphic organizer:
This graphic organizer can be used to analyze various advertisements from commercials to billboards.
3. Host a sale assessment:
Students will try to sell items (of their choice) to make money for charity. Students will create an announcement and poster for their sale. Rubrics for both the announcement and poster are included.
4. Create your own product assessment:
Students will create a product to sell to other grade 3 students. Students will also create a radio commercial and a poster for the product. Students will start by brainstorming products and then fill out the provided outline and questions relating to the product. Rubric is included.
5. Social Studies and Media Literacy assessment:
Students will create a poster advertising Upper Canada to Europeans. The goal of this assignment is to persuade Europeans to come and settle in Upper Canada. Lesson and rubric are included.