The ASB Bell Ringer exercises are quick, mini-lessons designed to jump start a class period
Category: Media Literacy
Materials: Something to write with/on.
Assignment: Make your own Top Ten list. Here is the topic…“TOP TEN PEOPLE IN THE MEDIA THAT YOU TRUST THE MOST.”
Follow-Up: Discuss as a class the people most often mentioned, and why they are considered trustworthy.
Discussion questions to consider:
1—In case of an important national news story, who would you seek out first for more information?
2—Have you ever been misled by a news reporter, or a social media post?
3—What gives someone “credibility” in the first place?
4—Which type of media is the most trustworthy? Why?