Television Prejudices

(Borrowed from Kelly Watson, Fishers Jr. High, Fishers, IN)

Objectives:  To demonstrate the prevalence of stereotypes and prejudice in the media

Audience:  Middle school or high school classes

Materials Needed:  “Television Prejudices:  Logging Form” handout, writing utensils

Time Required:  This is an out-of-class assignment.  However, you may want to spend 20 minutes of classroom time discussing students’ responses.

Teacher Directions (PDF file)
Handout (PDF file)


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