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New resources launched for Media Literacy Week!

The week, which runs from November 4 to 8, is hosted by MediaSmarts and the Canadian Teachers’ Federation (CTF). Activities are taking place across Canada to recognize the importance of media and digital literacy skills for young people.
In honour of the week’s theme – marketing, consumerism and youth – MediaSmarts has launched the following resources:

Co-Co’s AdverSmarts […]

Know your Onions- nutrition labelling

“Know Your Onions is a free Web-based, interactive online unit that teaches grade 5 students how to use nutrition labels on packaged foods to make healthy choices. In this game-show themed unit, students will learn about the different components of the label and apply this knowledge as they practice comparing and choosing foods.
Once registered, you can […]