In my opinion, books are the best accessory.
Today’s focus: Advertising Awareness/Media Literacy: I appreciate my twitter and Facebook friend David Etkin’s (@davidaetkin ) Whatever Wednesday meme. It is fun to reflect on one thing each week that really catches my attention, entertains me, and is special enough I just have to share it with the world.
Here’s my Whatever Wednesday Randomness:
I’m constantly watching for advertisements that my Year 3 team can use during their Media Literacy/Advertising unit with students. This past year, there have been many entertaining ones… I keep track of resources for the team here:
Here are two videos that rose to the surface for me recently:
Evian Water Commercial- talk about the fountain of youth…
Guinness Wheelchairs Basketball…
Also, I’ve captured many other ad videos recently.
I liked one from a cell phone company in Thailand. Promoting their business but also giving:
The other was a video ad campaign for a new app promoting Chipotle’s Scarecrow Game (free app):
Hope everyone has a wonderful day!
Thank you again to “Eat the Book” for the Whatever Wednesday meme: http://mretome.wordpress.com David Etkin’s words: “Whatever Wednesday — a chance to post something I’ve seen that I’m diggin’. A cool quote or poster, a picture, student work, a video—you know, Whatever. Enjoy!… and consider posting your own Whatever.”
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