Teaching Visual Literacy


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How can we define visual literacy?

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1. Which of the following require visual literacy to interpret or understand?

2. When looking at a photograph, which element is not relevant to visual literacy?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Visual literacy is an important aspect of a student's knowledge. This quiz will assess your understanding of what is and is not included in visual literacy, how to encourage and grow visual literacy in students, and ways of interpreting different visual stimuli.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on the following concepts:

  • The definition of visual literacy - what it does and does not include
  • Which visual stimuli may be read
  • Key components of visual literacy
  • Tools for teaching visual literacy

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information regarding visual literacy and how to teach it
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about teaching visual literacy in a different light
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as the quick sketch and think aloud
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding teaching visual literacy

Additional Learning

For more on visual literacy, review the accompanying lesson titled Teaching Visual Literacy. This lesson focuses on:

  • Definition of visual literacy
  • Elements of visual literacy
  • Tools for teaching visual literacy