• The Medium is the Message

      What makes radio different than television? What about books from tablets? The media theorist Marshall Mcluhan famously stated that, "the medium is the message". What might this mean? Watch the video below and share your thoughts in the form!

    • Share Your Thoughts

      What the heck was he talking about?

    • "We shape our tools and thereafter our tools shape us."

      - Marshall Mcluhan

    • Mini Challenge

      The History of Media

      How have humans communicated, shared and entertain throughout human history? Map out the history of human media on a giant piece of paper.

    • Final Project



      Why is it useful to think about not just the content of media, but about the media itself?



      What makes computers unique as a media? How might they change how we think?



      Create a Scratch program that tells the story of the different media humans have used over time.

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