This interactive tutorial (Licensed Resource) teaches students the critical thinking skills they need to apply to their online experiences, including online safety, authenticating online information, recognizing online marketing ploys, protecting their privacy, managing online relationships and dealing with cyberbullying.
The three CyberPigs learn some important lessons about authenticating online information and observing rules of netiquette. They also learn how to distinguish between fact and opinion and how to recognize bias and harmful stereotyping in online content.
How do media make use of stereotypes and misconceptions regarding different ethnic groups and visible minorities? What are the barriers to representation faced by such groups and in what ways are they most likely to be represented? This section explores these questions and more.
This lesson encourages students to analyze the differences between crime shows in Canada, Britain and the United States.
This lesson helps students understand how self-image can influence lifestyle choices.
This lesson focuses on put-down mentality in the media.
This lesson encourages students to analyze the forensic science crime drama as a television show genre.