Click the link below to go to the Google Doc. Then complete the Unit Assessment.
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.
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.