OverviewOverview

Overview

GoalsGoals

Goals

FindingsFindings

Findings

FAQFAQ

FAQ

TrainingTraining

Training

Standard Course of StudyStandard Course of Study

Standard Course of Study

Grant Writing AssistanceGrant Writing Assistance

Grant Writing Assistance

PricingPricing

Pricing

Contact UsContact Us

Contact Us

Substance Abuse PreventionSubstance Abuse Prevention

Substance Abuse Prevention

Media Literacy EducationMedia Literacy Education

Media Literacy Education

Media Literacy's Role in PreventionMedia Literacy's Role in Prevention

Media Literacy's Role in Prevention


Overview of the Media Ready Program

Key Features

  • Alcohol and tobacco use prevention integrated into the excitement of interactive media literacy activities
  • The program and lesson objectives are integrated with curriculum objectives in language arts, information skills, and healthful living.
  • Teaches critical thinking skills
  • Based on state-of-the-art scientific research and theory on media literacy and effective substance abuse prevention approaches
  • Easy implementation for teachers
  • Kit includes all materials needed to teach the program
  • Curriculum adaptable to a variety of classroom settings, teaching styles, and student skill levels
  • Curriculum adaptable to variety of learning environments including schools, afterschool programs, or community settings
  • Includes engaging homework and extension assignments designed to further students' understanding of media literacy and provide additional opportunities to practice newly learned skills

 Program Structure

  • Grades 6 - 8
  • 10 class sessions
  • Approximately 45 minute class sessions

 Program Components

  • Comprehensive, easy-to-use teacher's manual
  • Templates of handouts and student worksheets
  • Accompanying media examples and resources