Lesson Idea: The Medium and the Message

The purpose of this lesson is to encourage students to consider how different types of media about the same subject enable deeper understanding of a subject. This lesson could be used to review a concept or as an anticipatory hook for a new unit.

  • Grade Level: 6-8, 9-12
  • Subject Area: Math, Science, Social Studies, English, Fine Arts

For a detailed description of the lesson, including tips for success, suggested digital tools, & possible accommodations, download the complete Lesson Idea below. Additionally, you may want to explore the attached resources for more information on the strategies and/or tools included in the lesson.