Media Literacy & Information Literacy

21st Century Information Fluency Project Portal
News, information, tools, and standards-aligned instructional strategies for information literacy/fluency in K-16.

Advertising Techniques
Lesson plans and activities related to advertising.

Assignment Media Literacy
Sponsored by the Media Education Lab at Temple University, this site offers free standards-based lesson plans including video clips, worksheets for activities and assignments, and evaluation sheets. Follow links to separate lessons for elementary, middle school, and high school students.

Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Media Literacy Education
This guide identifies five principles that represent the media literacy education community’s current consensus about acceptable practices for the fair use of copyrighted materials, wherever and however it occurs: in K-12 education, in higher education, in nonprofit organizations that offer programs for children and youth, and in adult education.

Cyberspace at Discovery