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Who’s Immune to Influence?

Students must choose between two gifts, each wrapped differently. They consider the reasons for their choice and reflect on their consumption and the role of advertising.

Author : Établissement vert Brundtland (adaptation of “D’un commerce agréable… et équitable”)

Subject : Advertising, Responsible Consumption

Type : Discussion, Presentation, Teamwork

Grade : Elementary Cycle 1

Length : 1 hour

Au bonheur des publicitaires (In French only)

An article on overconsumption and advertising with suggested classroom activities and teacher resources.

Author : HabiloMédias

Subject : Advertising

Type : Discussion, Reading, Observation

Grade : Elementary Cycle 3; Secondary Cycle 1

Length : 60 minutes

Gender Messages in Alcohol Advertising

A critical look at the messages of alcohol advertisements that promote sexual stereotypes.

Author : HabiloMédias

Subject : Advertising

Type : Discussion, Reading, Presentation, Brainstorming, Survey

Grade : Secondary Cycle 1; Secondary Cycle 2

Length : 3 hours

Marchand de bonheur (In French only)

Determine whether the values conveyed in advertising foster consumption or conservation.

Author : Centrale des syndicats du Québec (CSQ)

Subject : Advertising, Responsible Consumption

Type : Discussion, Research, Observation

Grade : Secondary Cycle 2

Length : 3 hours and search at home

Les prix du coeur de la publicité (In French only)

This contest is designed to help young people think critically about advertising and to be responsible consumers.        

Author : Association coopérative d’économie familiale (ACEF) Rive-sud de Québec

Subject : Advertising, Responsible Consumption

Type : Analysis, Debate, Discussion, Observation, Taking a position, Reflection, Viewing, Quiz

Grade : Secondary Cycle 2; Secondary Cycle 1

Length : 75 minutes