Unit 10 – Day 2 (Lv3)

Please complete the following before our next class:

Pg. 209-10 – Reading Skill, Exercises A and B

Pg. 211-12 – Reading 2 Vocabulary

Pg. 212-3 – Read “Social Networking Sites: Are They Changing Human Communication?”

Pg. 214-5 – Main Ideas and Details

(Source: independent.co.uk)

(Source: independent.co.uk)

Questions to guide your reading: Social Networking Sites: Are They Changing Human Communication?

  • How do people use the Internet to communicate?
    • What do some people fear because of technology?
    • Are there good reasons to fear this?
  • Who is Himanshu Tyagi, and what did he warn us about?
    • Why would social networking sites have a negative effect?
  • What does Dr. Aric Sigman think could happen because of our use of social networking sites?
    • What kinds of biological results could there be?
  • What did scientist Susan Greenfield say could result?
    • How would our minds become more childlike?
  • Are there positive aspects of social networking sites?
    • What are they?
  • What lesson can we learn from examining the positive and negative aspects of social networking sites?

See you in class!

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