GENDER STEREOTYPES ONLINE
MMS Digital Citizenship Lesson
Digital Literacy & Citizenship. (2013). 1st ed. [ebook] Common Sense Media. Available at: http://www.commonsensemedia.org [Accessed 13 Jan. 2015].
GENDER: social ideas about what it means to be masculine or feminine
STEREOTYPE: a popular believe about a group of people, based on the assumptions that are often extreme and inaccurate
AVATAR: an image or character that represents a person online
You have been invited to a party for three-year-old twins, Jasmine and Jayden. In your group, brainstorm a list of possible gifts for each child. Your teacher will combine the answers in a diagram.
Participate in discussion on the infographic below:
Create an Avatar
Click the link below and create an avatar. Do your own ideas of gender stereotypes have an effect on how you design?