Media Literacy: Consumer Awareness Lesson - Expensive Shoes


Media Literacy & Consumer Awareness – Expensive Shoes | Digital and PDF Formats: Help your students develop a deeper understanding of consumer awareness and media literacy with this engaging lesson which questions if expensive basketball shoes actually worth the price. This lesson examines several popular brands and explains what was found when they tested each shoe.


  • This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning i.e. Google Classroom as well as Google Slides formatted lessons for 1:1 schools.


Curriculum Links

This set of lessons can be used for consumer awareness or media literacy lessons discussing how companies pressure consumers to donate.


Lesson Outline

1. Introduction to Consumer Awareness

2. Comprehension Questions + Answer Key

3. Journal Entry Assessment (4 Options)

4. Video Quiz + Answer Key

5. Extend Your Learning Assignment


Other Media Literacy Resources


Resource Notes

  • Regular reliable internet access is required for this resource.
  • Internet must be able to access online video sources.
  • This resource is a non-editable PDF.


Unit Includes

  • Differentiated and engaging activities
  • Answer keys
  • individual PDFs of student pages for uploading to Google Classroom or other online learning portals
  • Google Slides graphic organizers for 1 to 1 technology classrooms
  • Detailed lesson plan for teachers
  • Lessons divided up with title pages for easy access