Ethanol: Pros and Cons
Media literacy and critical thinking activity in which students decode videos for messages about the benefits and costs of using corn-based ethanol as an energy source.
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Kit: Media Constructions of Sustainability: Middle School
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Relevant Subject Area(s)Film/Video Arts, Commercial Arts/Advertising, Consumer Education, Physical Sciences, Environmental Studies, Economics, ELA/English Language Arts
Grade Level(s)Middle School
Media Type(s)Television Commercial, Web Video
View StandardsResource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading: History Social Studies (RH), Writing-History Science and Technical Subjects (WHST)