Category: Social Media

English 2 – Social Media Articles

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

  1. How has social media changed our lives?
  2. What are various platforms available on social media, and who are using those platforms?
  3. Underline at least four quotes you agree or disagree with.
  4. Record why you agree or disagree with them.