So often our go to is text. We constantly have our kids engaging with text. Don't get me wrong, evaluating and working with text is very important. It's a necessary skill for our students. However, especially in today's world, analyzing media is just as significant! I have to remind myself to give both my teachers and students many opportunities to interact with media. Yes, questioning, evaluating, reflecting... you name it.
Technology has afforded us with so many resources that we must take advantage of. check out some of my favorite sites as powerful media sources to have your students dive into:
After all, "A Picture is worth 1,000 words." Videos too!
What are your favorite sites housing great media sources to help skyrocket student learning?