Text2Reader Resources January 2015

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Exercise 1B: Critically Evaluating a Video—Rules for Online Sharing

As a citizen in today’s multimedia world, you likely find video to be an engaging way to learn new information. And while videos are fun to watch, it’s equally important to know how to evaluate what you’re watching.

Exercise 1C: The Social Media Debate

There’s lots of room for argument when it comes to social media. Check out our page of student debating tips to get started.

Exercise 4A: Before You Listen—Exploring an Audio Text

Audio has exploded online, from podcasting to streaming media to MP3s. Audio makes long commutes less boring, it makes information accessible for people who aren’t sophisticated readers, and it brings texts to life.

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