Cartoons for the Classroom: What's Replacing Our Newspapers?

What is happening to print media? Use this political cartoon analysis handout to facilitate pupil exploration of the online-media takeover and the decline of newspapers. Background information gives them context, and 3 talking points guide deeper thinking. Scholars consider the possibility of future Pulitzer Prizes awarded for Tweeting, and examine where they go for their news. A linked extension instructional activity has learners finding their own political cartoon to analyze.

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9th - 12th
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