Here is the link to take you to the “social media” designated TEDTalks. You will be completing page 36 in the packet as well.
Pick one of the four articles below (the first one is also included as a hard copy text in the packet). Read it, annotate it, and take notes on it in your packet on the appropriate note sheet.
“The Secret Social Media Lives of Teenagers” by Ana Homayoun
“American Girls: How Social Media is Disrupting the Lives of Teenagers” by Nancy Jo Sales or here “American Girls…”
“How Teens Use Social Media” by Mary H. K. Choi
“Our Bodies, Our Selfies: The Feminist Photo Revolution” by Jessica Bennett
Notes to Take
- How has social media changed our lives?
- What are various platforms available on social media, and who are using those platforms?
- Underline at least four quotes you agree or disagree with.
- Record why you agree or disagree with them.
Here is the radio clip from today. It’s also found embedded in Today’s Slides.
Browse through the websites below to get an idea of the style and structure of a book review!
January 7th – Graphic Organizer and 1st draft due
January 14th – Final drafts due
Click the link below to get to Commonlit.org and the article you need to read.
Here is the link to the video we started in class. It is also embedded in the slides under the Absent Student page and on the Calendar page.
Citation: Turkle, Sherry. “Connected, but alone?” TED, February 2012, www.ted.com/talks/sherry_turkle_alone_together.
Follow the directions below to complete the survey:
- Survey Site: http://surveys.quagliainstitute.org/survey
- Access Code: 429734
Please complete the survey at the below link. It is anonymous so please be helpful but honest.
Here are a couple links you can try for today’s podcast. Answer the first 11 questions as you listen then answer the remaining questions when you are done. You may work one those with a partner.
Podcast Link #1: https://www.kcrw.com/news-culture/shows/unfictional/falling
Podcast Link #2: https://www.spreaker.com/user/kcrw/falling