Ontario English Catholic Teachers



Common Sense Media

This site is dedicated to helping kids use media and technology wisely and safely. Sample topics include: what kids are really watching on YouTube; role models for all in celebration of Black History Month; family friendly Oscar nominated movies; and "best of" lists for: movies, games, apps, websites, tv, books, and music for kids.

Please preview all material taken from this site before viewing with students.


MediaSmarts (formerly known as Media Awareness Network) offers resources and support for everyone interested in media literacy and digital literacy for young people. Teachers can access lesson plans, classroom activities, background articles, and Canadian resources for media education.