Social Media: 12 Things You Need To Know

9781632352231. ea vol: 32p. (Tech Smarts). further reading. glossary. photos. Amicus. 2016. lib. ed. $19.95. ebk. $28.5.
Gr 4–6—The youth of today are surrounded by the Internet. Given the correct resources, young adults can effectively navigate both the good and bad aspects. By covering relevant topics, such as privacy, gaming, and cyberbullying, this series aims to show teens how to positively shape their online world. Each chapter heading is a question, such as "What Shouldn't I Post on Social Media?" Text boxes with supplemental information and skill-sharpening exercises are found throughout the titles. A "Fact Sheet" section at the end of each volume highlights important concepts in bullet points.
VERDICT A useful series to help young people have a positive experience when dealing with online technology.

Be the first reader to comment.

Comment Policy:
  • Be respectful, and do not attack the author, people mentioned in the article, or other commenters. Take on the idea, not the messenger.
  • Don't use obscene, profane, or vulgar language.
  • Stay on point. Comments that stray from the topic at hand may be deleted.
  • Comments may be republished in print, online, or other forms of media.
  • If you see something objectionable, please let us know. Once a comment has been flagged, a staff member will investigate.



We are currently offering this content for free. Sign up now to activate your personal profile, where you can save articles for future viewing