Constructing and Producing Media Texts

Kent Manning

Media Literacy: Expectation 3.4 of the Ontario Curriculum - Producing Media Texts

Bring along your laptop (PC or Mac), digital still and video cameras, microphones, scanners and any other digital tools you'll need to start creating media text lessons for your students.

Twelve year media literacy veteran, Kent Manning will be your guide. He'll be showcasing several different constructivist projects from actual Gr. 1 to 8 classrooms. Examples will include:

  • Digital Storytelling

  • Stop Motion Animation

  • Claymation

  • Magazine Covers

  • Fictional Digital Narratives

  • Procedural Digital Writing

  • Persuasive Visual Stories

  • Video Public Service Announcements

  • Video Biographies

  • Graphic Texts