Some media literacy recommendations for the holidays
(this is a short list: a complete list of texts can be found on my web site: 
http://www.frankwbaker.com/recbooks.htm)

 

Teachers
What Orwell Didnít Know: Propaganda And the New Face of American Politics

Uncommon Valor, Common Virtue  The Iowa Jima Photograph That Captured America

20 Questions About Youth & The Media

Media Mindfulness: Educating Teens about Faith and Media

Adobe Photoshop Forensics

Media Literacy: A Reader

Buy, Buy Baby: How Consumer Culture Manipulates Parents and Harms Young Minds
 

unSpun: Finding Facts in A World of Disinformation

Communication Revolution Critical Junctures & The Future of Media

Generation Digital Politics, Commerce, and Childhood in the Age of the Internet


Lesson Plans for Creating Media-Rich Classrooms

Digital Age: Technology Based K-12 Lesson Plans for Social Studies

Teaching Media Literacy: A How To Do it Manual


Developing Scientific Literacy Using News Media In The Classroom

Genre Studies In Mass Media

teachingmedialiteracy.com
 

Packaging Girlhood: Rescuing our Daughters from Marketersí Schemes


Social Studies And The Press: Keeping the Beast at Bay?

Reading The Media  Media Literacy In High School English

Celluloid Blackboard: Teaching History With Film

Using Pop Culture to Teach Information Literacy

Playing to Learn: Video games in the classroom

Totally Wired: What Teens and Tweens are Really Doing Online






Students

Elementary

Fact Finders Media Literacy Series (Capstone Press)

The Berenstain Bears And the Trouble With Commercials

Secondary

War, Women and the News:  How Female Journalists Won the Battle to Cover WWII

Muckrakers: How Ida Tarbell, Upton Sinclair, and Lincoln Steffens Helped Expose Scandal, Inspire Reform, and Invent Investigative Journalism

Storyboards  Motion In Art (3rd Ed)

The Big Book of Pop Culture  A How-To Guide for Young Artists