Ch 3: Reading & Understanding Various Media Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Reading and Understanding Various Media chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach various reading strategies in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Reading and Understanding Various Media chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Finding Meaning in Visual Media: Strategies and Examples Determining the messages that can be conveyed by 'reading' sculptures, photographs and paintings
Tuesday Looking at Product and Process Noting the differences between observing an art form and appreciating the work that went into creating it
Wednesday Experiencing and Interpreting the Arts Discovering how to interpret meaning from an array of art forms, such as music, books, or performances
Thursday Understanding Performance Art: Finding the Thesis, Narrative and Meaning Learning how to 'read' a performance to identify the main purpose of the narrative, deeper contextual meaning, and any hidden meanings
Friday How to Write in Response to Other Art Forms Reviewing how to critique art effectively

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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