Posts Tagged ‘Critical Thinking about Advertising’

These “Don’t Buy It!” pages from the PBS Kids site are designed for younger folks, but they’re pretty fun for anybody — and there are potential applications and ideas for high school teachers, some jumping off points here, including for cross-curricular work with health classes.  There are interactive questions and games for critical thinking about advertising, entertainment-related issues, and lots more, as well as excellent media literacy resources for teachers offered by PBS.   And in putting up this post, I just had to include this image from PBS’s media savvy creation “WordGirl,” featuring narration by Chris Parnell (of the classic “Lazy Sunday” digital shorts with Andy Samberg) and many other great voice talents.

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