Video by @MediaAwareness: Digital Media Literacy for Kids
Media Awareness Network (MNet) is a Canadian not-for-profit centre of expertise and excellence in media education and Web literacy. MNets vision is to ensure children and youth possess the necessary critical thinking skills and tools to understand and actively engage with media by leading the way in media education resource and awareness development in Canadian schools, homes and communities.
Matthew sez, “MyWorld aims to teach students essential digital literacy skills through simulating their favourite online experiences. The tutorial is divided into four chapters, each of which focuses on a particular aspect of digital literacy; topics covered include learning to be skeptical of online content, managing online privacy and reputation and using online content (such as Creative Commons and public domain material) to create media.”