The Tank Man

Lesson Plan

A Picture is Worth How Many (unfiltered) Words?

Lesson Objectives:

Students will become familiar with:

Materials Needed:

Time Needed:


Opening Activity

  1. Distribute copies of the worksheet "Searching the Internet for Truth: June 4, 1989."
  2. Direct students to complete this task in groups of three or four.

Main Activity — Part One:

Reconvene as a class, distribute and read the BBC article together. (Students will need to save the BBC article to use in the "Censor It" activity.) Discuss the following points:

Main Activity — Part Two:

Method of Assessment: