Diy Media in the Classroom: New Literacies Across Content Areas

Diy Media in the Classroom: New Literacies Across Content Areas

By: Kate Elliott (author), Diana Welsch (author), Barbara Guzzetti (author), Shannon Decker (foreword_author)Paperback

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Shows teachers how to bring students' 'Do-It-Yourself' media practices into the classroom. The authors explain DIY media, identify their appealing features, and describe the literacy skills and strategies they promote. Topics addressed include blogs; social networking and social media sites; video games and virtual worlds; informational wikis and online resources; fan fiction, fan art and web comics; and zines and indie music.

About Author

Barbara Guzzetti is a Professor in the division of Learning, Technology and Psychology in the Mary Lou Fulton Research Institute and Graduate School of Education at Arizona State University. Kate Elliott is a graduate student in nonprofit studies at Arizona State University. Diana Welsch is a Library Assistant in a large urban public library where she develops and implements art, music, and gaming programs for teens.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780807750797
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • ID: 9780807750797
  • ISBN10: 0807750794

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