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Media Literacy and Consumer Awareness Lesson – Smartphone Addiction



Total Pages: 25 pages
Answer Key: Included
Teaching Duration: 90 minutes
File Size: 5 MB
File Type: Zip

Media Literacy and Consumer Awareness Lesson – Smartphone Addiction

Use this Media Literacy & Consumer Awareness lesson on Smartphone Addiction to help your students develop a deeper understanding of why people are so attached to their phones. Students will learn about the causes and consequences of smartphone addiction.

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Resource Includes:

  • 1 Media Literacy Lesson
  • Detailed Lesson Plan
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Journal Entries
  • Extend Your Learning Choice Board
  • Answer Keys
  • Assessment Rubric
  • PDF & Google Slides™ Formats

Lesson Overview

  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 + Rubric

Curriculum Links

This lesson plan would be a great starter lesson for Grade 7 or 8 Digital Citizenship, Language or Health classes to discuss smartphone addiction.

Teacher Feedback

  1. “This resource is a great connection between media literacy and technology safety (in health education). It sparked awesome classroom discussions!”
  2. “This was perfect for my class!!”
  3. “Very engaging for my 7 and 8s. Thank you!”

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Resource Notes: Regular reliable internet access is required for this resource.

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