Lessons in media mindfulness

The following is an excerpt from Our Media World: Teaching Kids K-8 About Faith and Media (Pauline Books and Media, 2010) by Sr. Gretchen Hailer, a Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary, and Sr. Rose Pacatte, a Daughter of St. Paul. The authors, both longtime media literacy experts, offer catechists, teachers and parents strategies for introducing children to media mindfulness.