Through the use of teaching models, video games, the news, and internet, visual imagery has expanded literacy to a greater influence of people as a whole. Entertainment media is how Americans attract the way of life. Volume 3 of the Handbook of Reading Research suggests that engaging students in actual literary activities, such as using computers for reading and writing activities, has been very effective in teaching literacy Kamil, Intrator, and Kim — The aim of this project was to observe how the audience views a television show and the advertisements differently and to identify how we could call their attention to commercials.
Media also impacts the way children and adolescences understanding of violence, racism, suicide, aggression, and sexual stereotyping. Films are made up of a series of individual frames, images that are flashed in rapid sequence giving the viewer the illusion that motion is occurring on the screen.
What Counts as Literacy? The potential of the mass media for social mobilization, education, and attitude change has been recognized and has been exploited in different parts of the world with varying degrees of success.