Media literacy and critical thinking lesson comparing varied perspectives about growing corn as a biofuel commodity by decoding three text excerpts and six video clips.
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Relevant Subject Area(s)Film/Video Arts, Commercial Arts/Advertising, Journalism, Consumer Education, Physical Sciences, Environmental Studies, Economics, Sociology, ELA/English Language Arts
Grade Level(s)High School, College
Media Type(s)Documentary Film, Editorial Opinion, Informational Text, News - Print, Television Commercial, Web Video
View StandardsResource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading For Science and Technical Subjects (RST), Speaking and Listening (SL), Writing-History Science and Technical Subjects (WHST)