Gender Stereotypes Online

This lesson meets the following Virginia SOL guidelines:
C/T 6-8.6         Understand the nature of information in a global society and how the characteristics of various media may influence others.
  • Identify the various uses of media based on intent and audience.
  • Investigate media messages in various contexts.
  • Be able to construct and deconstruct media messages.
  • Connect media messages to various writing techniques, logic models, and outcomes.
  • Develop communication projects using various types of media.

Please use the following link to guide you through this lesson.
Teacher Lesson Guide
  • Review the videos needed for this lesson.  They can be found on the "Teacher Lesson Guide" page linked above.
  • There are also teacher lesson plan materials and student handouts found on the page above.  Review these as well before beginning your lesson.
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