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How do I: Find out about media influences?

This guide covers Information, Media, and Digital Literacy concepts and Digital Citizenship concepts for Gr. K-6 students, as well as teachers & parents.

What is media anyway?

Media Literacy - Parent & Teacher Resources

Media Literacy Games

Media Literacy Resources

Definition of Bias:

"A tendency to believe that some people, ideas, etc., are better than others that usually results in treating some people unfairly."

Source: Merriam-Webster

Self Assess: What do you know?



Screen Time Recommendations - Information for Parents

Media includes both Mass Media and Social Media.  It is distributed in many different forms, including print, video, audio, and online.  Although media can have positive influences on youth, it can also have very negative impacts.  

Source: American Academy of Pediatrics