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4th Grade - Effect of Media


Develop an awareness of the effects of media (e.g., television, print materials, Internet, magazines) on daily life. 0401.7.5

Links verified on 10/31/2011

  1. 5 Ways Social Media is Changing Our Daily Lives - from Soren Gordhamer, the author of "Wisdom 2.0"
  2. Magazines - Magazines are filled with short stories and bits of information.
  3. A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessonsMedia Influence - a Wikipedia article
  4. TV Smarts for Kids - [video] How media producers use music, lighting, and special effects to achieve specific audience reactions [This expired link is available through the Wayback Machine Internet Archive. If the page doesn't load quickly click on Impatient? at the bottom right of the page.] A video is available through this link

A resource for the teacher to use in planning their lessons site for teachers | A PowerPoint show related to this standard PowerPoint show | An Adobe Acrobat document in .pdf format Acrobat document | A Microsoft Word document to be downloaded Word document | This interactive site would work well on an interactive whiteboard whiteboard resource | This resource includes voice instructions for students sound | A video is available through this link video format | This site is interactive and allows students to play a game or input or collect data interactive lesson | This site includes questions for your students to check their understanding a quiz | A lesson plan can be found at this site lesson plan | This link includes something for the teacher to print to print

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