Featured Resources

Use, Understand & Create: Digital Literacy Framework

Use, Understand & Create is a free program to help bring digital literacy to Canadian K-8 schools.

Featured Workshop

Intended for girls in grades 7-9, Half Girl, Half Face explores many of the online image issues teenage girls may encounter when they use digital media.

Featured Lesson Plan

That’s Not Cool: Healthy and Respectful Relationships Online:
In this lesson for Grades 7-8, students begin by considering one of five scenarios that illustrate unhealthy relationship behaviours relating to digital media: pressuring others to share private content, cyberstalking, harassment and abuse of trust.

Media Literacy 101

Take a minute to learn about the key concepts of media literacy and how they’re a useful tool for examining mass media and popular culture. 

Media Education: Make it Happen

The Media Education: Make It Happen! program is a series of free resources to help educators understand and facilitate media literacy in their classrooms. The program consists of a booklet, PowerPoint workshop, and a facilitator’s guide with handouts.

Tip Sheets

Ideas for Educators

Want to get  involved? We’ve put together a list of activities and resources to help you celebrate the week with your class!

Ideas for Collaborators

Want to celebrate Media Literacy Week but don’t know how? We’ve put together a list of ideas for activities and resources to help you plan your own event.

Ideas for the Home

Want to celebrate Media Literacy Week but don’t know how? We’ve put together a list of ideas for activities and resources to help you celebrate the week at home.