This interactive quiz, for Grades 6 to 8, is designed to increase students’ knowledge and understanding of alcohol marketing aimed at youth.
Young people – who have disposable income and a tremendous influence on family purchases – are the perfect target for marketers and advertisers. This section covers various issues related to marketing that targets children and youth.
This section hones in on many issues that are specific or unique to Aboriginal people in Canada, including the underreporting of crimes against Aboriginal people by news media and the unique challenges faced by Aboriginal people seeking to produce content for their own communities.
This lesson examines how music reflects and influences societies and is a metaphor for ideas and experiences. Students begin by brainstorming the functions or purposes of music and by discussing music’s power as a mirror and a symbol.
In this lesson students explore the relationship between athletes and advertising through a number of different activities.
This unit helps students become more aware of the media’s use of hype and its influence on them.
This lesson introduces students to the ways in which advertising can affect their food choices.
This lesson helps students to reflect upon, understand and filter the many media messages within political platforms and around political personalities.
This lesson introduces students to advertising in newspapers.