Resources for Creation of a PSA

What is my place in the world? What do I stand for?

Elements of an Effective PSA

  • Persuasive
  • Express a point of view
  • Call to action factor
  • Tone
  • Pictures
  • Music
  • Text

Considerations for Your PSA

  • Who is your targeted audience?
  • What persuasive techniques would work for your targeted audience?
  • Will your PSA have music? Acting? Text?

Tools for Creating a PSA

Pre-Production (Before Lab)

  • Storyboard/Outline
  • Music saved to student drive/jumpdrive
  • Pictures saved to student drive/jumpdrive
  • Cited sources for pictures and music

Production Time!

  • 3 days in computer lab
  • Create, edit, finalize PSA
  • Save PSA to homework drive

TEKS

6.13.A explain messages conveyed in various forms of media

Fig. 19.E summarize, paraphrase, and synthesize texts in ways that maintain meaning and logical order within a text and across texts

6.13.B recognize how various techniques influence viewers’ emotion