**You will access the websites through this handout on my website, but write your answers on this handout.**
A. Survey: The first thing you are to do is click on the following link to complete a brief survey about your media usage. (http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/22DWTPB)
1. Reflect – Summarize in three to four sentences your media usage: do you use it a lot/not much, were you surprised by your responses, how influential is use of various media in your life?
1. What do you think is meant by the word “media”? What are different types of media?
2. Visit the following webpage and answer the questions below:
In the ad, do they actually show or tell you why their product is good/beneficial/etc.? Does the ad actually
H. Digital Media Literacy/Social Networking Visit the following website: http://www.education.com/reference/article/pros-cons-social-networking-teenagers/ (It is two pages long, or you can click “View Full Story”)
According to the article, what are some of the benefits of social media?
What are some of the risks?
How can you safely navigate the world of social networking?
What do you think about social networking? In your opinion, is it safe?