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Wednesday, October 30

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    Skin- http://homepage.mac.com/gapodaca/digital/bikini/bikini1.html
    Hands, etc- http://homepage.mac.com/gapodaca/digital/bikini/bikini4.html

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Tuesday, February 15

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    Images are a form of communication. They are created with a certain audience and goal in mind. Certain people are meant to be drawn to these images and behave in a certain way. Advertisements are created to sell to certain group and convey certain messages about the product. We respond to these messages on many levels, some consciously and some subconsciously. In many ways our reactions are unavoidable. We need to train our minds to see the images and become aware of the messages they convey.
    Media literacy education lends itself to a hands-on, experiential learning environment that stresses critical thinking and is inquiry-based. It can be both interdisciplinary and cross-curricular. The teacher’s role is as more of a facilitator so that student can construct their own understanding of the issue.
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    to communicate.
    Killing Us Softly 3 Advertising's Image of Women

    This video captures many of the ideas in the rationale. Depending on your students and school culture, it might not be appropriate for students. I recommend that the teacher views this. It offers a great deal of insight to the issues of body image and advertising. A teacher could share some of these ideas with her student and frame activities around those ideas.
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    Killing Us Softly 3 Advertising's Image of Women
    Depending on your students and school culture, it might not be appropriate for students. I recommend that the teacher views this. It offers a great deal of insight to the issues of body image and advertising. A teacher could share some of these ideas with her student and frame activities around those ideas.

    Websites Illustrating Manipulated Images
    Girl in a Magazine- http://demo.fb.se/e/girlpower/retouch/retouch/index.html
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    Shoe- http://homepage.mac.com/gapodaca/digital/shoe/shoe1.html
    Skin- http://homepage.mac.com/gapodaca/digital/bikini/bikini1.html
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    etc- http://homepage.mac.com/gapodaca/digital/bikini/bikini4.html
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Sunday, December 13

  1. page zBibliography edited ... Bibliography Aufderheide, P. (1993). Media Literacy. A Report of the National Leadership Conf…
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    Bibliography
    Aufderheide, P. (1993). Media Literacy. A Report of the National Leadership Conference on Media Literacy. Washington, DC: Aspen Institute.
    Beauty at Any Cost - YWCA USA. (n.d.). Home - YWCA USA. Retrieved December 1, 2009, from http://www.ywca.org/site/pp.asp?c=djISI6PIKpG&b=4427615
    Boss, S. (2009, June 1). Technology Provides a New Look at Body Image | Edutopia. Edutopia: What Works in Public Education. Retrieved December 1, 2009, from http://www.edutopia.org/digital-generation-self-image
    Dove Campaign for Real Beauty. (n.d.). Dove Campaign for Real Beauty. Retrieved December 1, 2009, from http://www.dove.us/#/cfrb/
    Killing Us Softly 3 Advertising's Image of Women. (n.d.). Google Videos. Retrieved December 1, 2009, from http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-199336850233

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    Request
    http://www.reddit.com/comments/abam0/help_me_fix_my_last_picture_of_mom
    Original picture
    http://imgur.com/2g4HO
    Retouched Picture
    http://i.imgur.com/3DKmW.jpg
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  3. page Resources - Opinion edited Type in Opinion Students will read the content request to edit the image and view the origi…
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    Opinion
    Students will read
    the contentrequest to edit the image and view the original image and the edited image. They will discuss both sides of your page here.why this might be a good thing or a bad thing to do.
    They will record their responses on paper or online. If resources permit the question would be posted online perhaps in a blog format so that student could voice their opinion and other students could respond.
    Request
    http://www.reddit.com/comments/abam0/help_me_fix_my_last_picture_of_mom
    Original picture
    http://imgur.com/2g4HO
    Retouched Picture
    http://i.imgur.com/3DKmW.jpg

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    Podcast Lesson Plan and Authentic Assessment
    Resources - Avatar
    Resources - Body Image
    Resources - Creating an Avatar
    Resources - Perception and Reality
    Opinion
    Resources - Photo Editing
    Bibliography
    About This Wiki
    This wiki was created by Samantha Morra, a teacher and School Technology Coordinator in NJ.. (http://twitter.com/sammorra)
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    Dr. Emily KeinKlein for all
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  5. page Resources - Avatar edited Resources - Create an Avatar My students will be using the following avatar sites: http://www…

    Resources - Create an Avatar
    My students will be using the following avatar sites:
    http://www.meez.com/
    http://www.myavatareditor.com/
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    http://www.picnik.com/
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    other photo editorsediting sites that I
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    account where are addI have more sites and add to frequently.
    http://delicious.com/samanthamorra/photoeditor
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