Free ACME Teaching Resources

ACME curricula, lesson plans, and classroom activities are available on this page for download under a Creative Commons license. Check back for the next free media-literacy resource. Make sure to also visit our FREE ACME Partner Resources!


List of Teaching Materials


Tackling The Beer Barons

Tackling the Beer Barons

Lesson Plan (PDF)
Student Log (PDF)

Goal: An investigative, goal-oriented, lesson to stimulate critical thinking about the single most watched television show, the Super Bowl, and its most common ads--beer commercials--and their impact on youth.


Challenging Big Media News and Censorship

Project Censored 2005

“Challenging Big Media News And Censorship”
ACME Activities Guide
(Word Document)

12 Ways To Use Project Censored 2005 In Your Classroom!

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"Uncovered" Study Guide

"Uncovered" Study Guide

Uncovered: The Whole Truth about the Iraq War

Part 1 and Part 2 (PDF)

High School/College Study Guide
Written by ACME Board President, Rob Williams

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Download FREE transcript (PDF)


Essential Resources

Download the PDF version of ACME's Working Multimedia Essential Resources Guide below.


Ad Age - Data Place
This site provides information about the 100 businesses spending the most on advertising, the top 200 brands, newspaper and magazine circulation ratings, and more.

The Ad and the Ego