Video Text Alternative: What Is Media-Smart Youth?

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Light flashes across screen simulating a television being turned on [SOUND]: Static from a television screen and sound of television being turned on
Jack Black talks on television screen in clip from School of Rock [MUSIC IN] Jack Black: Okay, people, pay attention because I do not want to have to fail you.
Saidat, youth participant, talks on camera; "Saidat" text appears on screen

Hand uses spoon to scoop dried cranberries from container on table

Youth scoop ingredients onto their plates from table with containers of different foods

Youth rush to their seats while participating in activity break in classroom setting

Girls watch television on bed; girl holds remote control in her hand

Footage of television show on computer screen; girl in show takes look at boy's laptop
Saidat: In Media-Smart Youth, we learn a lot about like nutrition, and we work with fitness, and we learn about the media.

[LAUGHTER AND EXCITED SQUEELS]
Mary, youth participant, talks on camera; "Mary" text appears on screen Mary: Sometimes it seems like all of the unhealthy foods—like chips and ice cream and pop and pizza—everything is all crowding you.
Footage of television commercial cartoon animation

Commercial footage shows chocolate bits falling

Commercial footage of animated aircraft
[COMMERCIAL JINGLE MUSIC]
Clip of Doritos Rollitos television commercial

Boy holds bag of potato chips upside down

Girl youth participant talks on camera

Hand holds bag of Cheetos

Television shows Hot Pockets commercial
Voice on doritos ad: Doritos!

Youth: Ice cream.

Youth: Pringles.

Girl: Ice cream.

Youth: Ice cream, hot Cheetos.
Bea, youth participant, talks on camera; "Bea" text appears on screen Bea: When you just eat potato chips and stuff, you get a lot of fat.
Hand shows magazine advertisement for cookies and snickers food snack

Clip of Fanta television commercial

Boy talks

Clip of bowl of potato chips and can of Coca-Cola
Youth: Doritos.

Youth: Cheetos.

Boy: Potato chips.

Youth: Lunchables.
Kevin, youth participant, talks on camera; "Kevin' text appears on screen Kevin: Your body is not getting the right kind of nutrients.
Commercial for Starburst plays on computer screen

Girl drinks soda while sitting on couch holding Nintendo Wii game console

Clip of Kraft macaroni and cheese television commercial

Boy talks

Television commercial for Chuck e. Cheese's shows lady pick up slice of pizza while eating with kids and dog
Youth: Mountain Dew.

Youth: Soda, macaroni and cheese, pudding . . .

Boy: Pizza . . .

Youth: Sprite . . .
Saidat talks on camera Clip of Kool-Aid television commercial Saidat: Powder stuff . . .
Neisa, youth participant, talks on camera; "Neisa" text appears on screen Neisa: They're not really healthy for you.
Footage of Checkers hamburger commercial

Girls talk on camera

Television commercial for Burger King chicken sandwich
Girl: Greasy hamburgers, McDonalds, and Burger King . . .
Girl talks on camera Girl: Fast food.
Girls watch television in bedroom; one girl holds remote toward TV

Girl's hand uses TV remote control

David, facilitator, talks on camera; "David" text appears on screen
David: The youth need to be media-smart these days.
Emily, facilitator, talks on camera; "Emily" text appears on screen

Clip of Lucky Charms television commercial

Clip of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles television show

Boys dribble basketballs in television commercial

Clip of Farmville game on Facebook
Emily: The media affects what they eat or how much exercise they get.
Naheeda, facilitator, talks on camera; "Naheeda" text appears on screen Naheeda: And it's everywhere where they go, and it's what they listen to, and it's what they see.
Clip of Jell-O television commercial

Two youth look at each other while watching TV together on couch

Two hands digging into bowl of chips

Boy chews chips
Girl sitting on couch waves Wii controller with her hand
 
Kevin talks on camera

Clip of video golf game on television monitor
Kevin: A lot of my friends just sit around the TV all day and play video games.
Sheron, youth participant, talks on camera; "Sheron" text appears on screen Sheron: You're not like doing anything active.
Sheron: You're not like doing anything active. Mary: They just sit there and they're just like—.
Boy stares dazed at television

Girl stares at television

Screen goes black, simulating television screen turning off
[SOUND]: Static from a television screen followed by sound of television turning off. [MUSIC OUT]
Margie, facilitator, talks on camera; "Margie" text appears on screen

Three boys brainstorm around table in classroom setting

Boy nods

Boy talks to girl member of his group in classroom setting
[MUSIC IN]

Margie: Media's not bad, but you need to understand what they're doing and why they're doing it, so that you can respond intelligently. And that's the really cool power of this program.
Animated Media-Smart Youth logo
Kristen, facilitator, talks on camera; "Kristen" text appears on screen Kristen: Media-Smart Youth is a fun way of learning about health and nutrition.
Chelsea, facilitator, talks on camera; "Chelsea" text appears on screen Chelsea: We focus on healthy habits.
Hand spoons grapes from container on table

Hand takes chunk of cantaloupe with toothpick
 
Carolyn, youth participant, talks on camera; "Carolyn" text appears on screen

Girls assemble fruit kebabs while sitting at picnic table outside
Carolyn: It tells you a lot about what you're eating and how you could be active. It's awesome.
Neisa talks on camera

Girl passes marker to her teammate in team relay activity in classroom setting

Boy and girl race down length of classroom toward board at other end
Neisa: We do all fun stuff, we play.

[LAUGHTER]

Voice: Oh wait, you're skipping!
Boy talks on camera

Girl does jumping Jacks in recreation room

Mary does push-ups

Boy in red shirt jumps rope in classroom setting
Boy: Physical exercise keeps you strong.
Amy talks on camera Amy: It's so important for kids to learn about what it means to be physically active.
Boys play basketball on inside court

Brooms sweep floor

Youth sweep floor in classroom setting

Two girls balance their foot on red balance balls in gym studio
 
Carolyn talks on camera

Girl's hands swing double dutch jump ropes

Girl jumps in double dutch jump rope game
Carolyn: Physical activity doesn't necessarily mean go to the gym and run 5 miles on the treadmill.
Christina talks on camera Christina: Anything that gets your body moving.
Alesha, facilitator, talks on camera; "Alesha" text appears on screen

Boy with helmet rides bicycle outside
Alesha: I think once you're physically active as a youth—that will continue as you become adult.
Naheeda teaches in classroom setting

Youth shout and jump out of their seats
Naheeda [to youth]: You guys wanna get up and move around?

Youth: Yeah!

Naheeda: Okay.
Hand presses button on cd player in classroom setting

Youth rush toward their seats while participating in activity break

Three boys do sit-ups on blue mats

Boys run in place

Girl in green shirt spins around

Girl in striped shirt jumps rope

Girl in pink shirt spins around during her turn in relay race in classroom setting

Boy's legs skipping during the relay race
 
Christina teaches in classroom setting Youth seated at classroom table raise their hands Christina: And now we're gonna go have our snack break, okay? Anybody hungry?
Neisa talks on camera Neisa: In Media-Smart Youth, we eat.
Boy eats a snack and smiles  
Carolyn talks on camera Carolyn: They give you snacks, man, and they're good.
Youth serve themselves ingredients for trail mix from containers on table

Youth hand spoons cereal from container on table
 
Regis, facilitator, talks on camera Regis: It's not a bowl of candy, it's fruit.
Bea talks on camera

Girl eats rice cake
Bea: We had English muffins and rice cakes.
Saidat talks on camera

Clip of vanilla nonfat yogurt
Saidat: Instead of ice cream, we have yogurt.
Nancy, youth participant, talks on camera; "Nancy" text appears on screen Nancy: Fruits like apples, grapes.
Youth hand scoops raspberries from carton

Youth hand drops strawberry into blender filled with milk

Girl pours frozen yogurt into blender

Youth hand uses spoon to break up pieces of ice in ice bucket

Hand turns dial on blender

Blender mixing smoothie

Smoothie pours into cup

Girl with pink hijab and glasses smiles with pink smoothie mustache

Girl in black shirt smiles and gives thumbs up

Christina talks on camera
Christina: The foods might be a little bit scary at first, but I can guarantee you that just because you haven't tried it before doesn't mean that you won't like it.
Youth spoons granola onto plate with fruit

Boy chews and gives two thumbs up
 
Amy talks on camera Amy: It's not that you can never have chips in your life.
Anna, youth participant, talks on camera; "Anna" text appears on screen Anna: It's about making choices that are healthy.
Kevin talks on camera

Poster shows drawings of healthy foods with words, "Eat Lots of . . ." Written at top
Kevin: When you eat a healthy snack, it helps the way you think.
Margie talks on camera Margie: It's about choosing more of the really good things that you wanna eat.
Boy bites into apple

Poster shows drawings of junk foods with words, "Just Eat a Little . . ." Written below drawings
 
Barbara, facilitator, talks on camera; "Barbara" text appears on screen Barbara: And choose less of the foods that might not be so good for you.
Screen goes black, simulating television screen turning off [SOUND]: Static from a television screen followed by sound of television turning off.

[MUSIC OUT]
Clip of television show shown on TV screen

Emily teaches in classroom setting; youth listen while seated at tables

Youth listen and smile

Television shows tom hanks in old movie

Girl looks at advertisement cut out from magazine

Poster on wall with title, "the 6 media questions"

"Media Detective Notepad" worksheet
[MUSIC IN]

Girl: In Media-Smart Youth, we learn about the media.
Emily talks on camera Emily: What the different aspects of media are, what the different types of media are.
Nintendo Wii menu screen

Boy scrolls finder on iPad

Cover of Latina magazine
Footage of Drew Barrymore in cover girl television commercial

Youth feet wearing DC sneakers

Ads on Facebook on computer screen

Girl's hands use laptop
Drew Barrymore: Beautiful. Cover Girl.
Clip of Arnold Schwarzenegger from the movie Terminator on TV screen Arnold Schwarzenegger: Hasta la vista, baby.
Girl colors in letter "e" on poster

Youth draw on piece of poster board on floor in classroom setting
 
Barbara talks on camera Barbara: You're gonna get to make something that's called the Big Production.
Angel cues production in radio studio

Angel's hand pushes up equalizer knob in radio studio
Angel: One, two, three.
Girl talks into microphone in radio studio

Angel wears earphones and listens to recording

Angel gives direction
Girl: I limit chocolate and candy in my diet because it has a lot of fat.

Angel: You wanna say that one more time?
Girl writes on piece of poster paper with marker

Boy and girl laugh

Barbara talks on camera

Viewing monitor shows girl posing beside camera prop

Viewing monitor shows male instructor teaching youth; words "Media-Smart Youth" appear on viewing screen
Barbara: Taking everything that you learned, you're gonna make some sort of a media product.
John, facilitator, talks on camera; "John" text appears on screen John: Making media is something that's very powerful. You can have an impact on other people.
Footage of youth jumping around; screen shows text that reads: "Get Into Action!" With animated exclamation mark Youth: Get into action!
Screen goes black, simulating television screen turning off [SOUND]: Static from a television screen followed by sound of television turning off.

[MUSIC OUT]
Bea talks on camera

Two girls sit in chairs on studio set of television talk show

Girl host talks on set

Girls perform talk show on television set
[MUSIC IN]

Bea: A couple of weeks ago, we went to a studio and made a talk show.
Emily talks on camera Emily: We get to see ourselves on film, and we get to be directors, and we put on makeup and write scripts.
Regis, facilitator, talks on camera Regis: It could be a play. It could be a song, a dance.
Kristen's hand points toward poster in classroom that reads: "The Big Production" Kristen [to youth]: We can make a big poster. We can make a TV advertisement like a video.
On-Air signage

Angel cues youth in radio studio

Footage of youth-made PSA shows four boys in fruit costumes running outside

Barbara talks on camera
Barbara: It could be a radio show. It could be a public service announcement. It could be pretty much anything.
Girl directs on studio set

Girls sing and dance the can-can on studio set in front of blue screen; camera pans to youth watching filming on viewing monitor
Girl: Action!

[SINGING]
J.C., facilitator, talks on camera; "J.C." text appears on screen J.C.: To bring these all together in a very effective message. It is exciting. It's super cool.
Group of girls film their big production on a studio set, posing in front of a blue screen and talking into the camera [MUSIC OUT]

Group of girls: We're Media-Smart Youth.
Girl dances in classroom setting

Youth talk to each other in classroom setting

Neisa rolls on floor during classroom activity

Boy dances

Boy smiles

Youth perform rap

Girls sit in group on floor in classroom setting and laugh
[MUSIC IN]

[LAUGHTER]
Sheron talks on camera

Youth play under giant parachute in outdoor setting
Sheron: Media-Smart Youth is a lot of fun.
Brannen, youth participant, talks on camera; "Brannen" text appears on screen

Boy points to his head, gesturing the action of learning
Brannen: If you have fun while you learn something, it sticks in your head more than just sitting in class.
Alesha talks on camera

Youth rush to their seats during group activity in gym auditorium
Alesha: They're more hands-on, more interactive.
Noelia, youth participant, talks on camera; "Noeila" text appears on screen

Youth holding hands participate in an activity break outside
Noelia: It makes me think about going outside more.
Carolyn talks on camera

Carolyn and other youth sit in chairs and laugh on camera in classroom setting
Carolyn: I feel brilliant like a genius.

[LAUGHTER]
Clip of table with plates filled with different fruits Kid: Ooh, this is real good.
Footage rolls in fast motion as youth walk across street crosswalk  
Girl winks with thumbs up  
Screen goes black, simulating television screen turning off [SOUND]: Static from a television screen followed by sound of television turning off.

[MUSIC OUT]