Nowadays, students are exposed to a vast array of visual media online or offline and therefore the importance of visual literacy is beyond any consideration. Preparing a visually literate teenager must be one of the priorities the teacher has. Through visual literacy tasks, teachers may hone students’ visual literacy knowledge, critical thinking and also indulge them into enjoyable, creative activities. Visual literacy techniques can be used while practicing all skills (reading, writing, speaking, listening). The lesson is designed according to the principles of visual literacy. Read more about it here.
Time: 60 min
Lesson type: speaking and writing
Number of students: 1-10
Materials: a worksheet, picture/photos and stationery for projects (e.g. colourful markers)