Digital Literacy Framework Use, Understand & Create is a road map for teaching digital literacy skills in Canadian schools, drawing on seven key aspects with supporting lessons and resources, linked to curriculum outcomes for every province and territory.
That’s Not Me Framed around key concepts of media literacy, the That’s Not Me tutorial examines how entertainment and news media represent diversity and the impact these media portrayals can have on the value we place on individuals and groups in society.
Featured Lesson Plan
In this lesson students consider diversity representation in video games by identifying examples of diversity in the games they play, comparing their findings to statistics on diversity in the Canadian population.
Media Literacy Fundamentals
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.
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 Families
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.