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Magazine Redux: An Exercise in Critical Literacy
|Grades||9 – 12|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Four 40-minute class sessions|
St. Joseph, Missouri
MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY
- Computers with Internet access
- Pencils and pens
- Physical or printed copies of the online magazines selected
- Sticky notes
Grades K – 12 | Student Interactive | Organizing & Summarizing
This interactive tool allows students to create Venn diagrams that contain two or three overlapping circles, enabling them to organize their information logically.
Research, examine, and select a list of online magazines that you feel comfortable using for this exercise. (A sample list of online magazines is provided). Make sure that for each online magazine on the list you have at least one print copy of the magazine accessible to students in the classroom.