My Media Choices
We all make choices every day about the media we consume and create. But do kids understand what makes a media choice healthy or not? Hint: It's about more than just screen time. Use the activities in this lesson to give kids a framework for making informed media choices.
Warm Up: How Media Can Make Us Feel10 mins.
Explore: My Media Choices15 mins.
Evaluate: Media Balance Reflection10 mins.
Wrap Up: What Is Media Balance?10 mins.
Use this activity to spark a discussion about how, for many of us, time spent with digital media occupies a large part of our lives. Help students discuss the impacts of this on individuals' health and on society overall.