What You Need to Know:

SS.C.2.11: Analyze media and political communications (bias, symbolism, propaganda).

More info on the benchmark with vocab.
More info on the benchmark 2 with vocab.

Block 1:

Use the reading to answer the following questions:

What is propaganda?

What is symbolism?

What are the different types of propaganda?

Reading on propaganda

Block 2:

Use the reading to answer the following questions:

What does it mean when someone says the media is a Watchdog?

What is media bias?

Reading on The Role of the Media