Countering Hate through Social Media

Author:
 USC Shoah Foundation
Grade Level:
  8 -  10
Language:
 English
Estimated completion time:
 2 hour(s)
Standards Addressed:
 Common Core, ITSE-NETS
Subject Area:
 Media & Digital Literacy

Description:
This activity helps students recognize hate online, and learn how social media can be used to counter hate. Students will consider the danger of hate messaging, and reflect on how testimony can counter such hate.

To complete the activity, they will need to produce a social media post which includes a clip of testimony that they feel has the capacity to help counter hate.

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