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Surviving Social Media


Series
Informed!

by
Eric Braun

Edition
Library edition
Publisher
Capstone
Imprint
Compass Point Books
ISBN
9780756566203
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Nearly 75 percent of the U.S. population uses social media. For students, it is often considered a lifeline to connecting with their peers and staying relevant. But there's a dark side as well. How much social media use is healthy? What happens when trolls take over? Where do you go for help? Readers will learn to understand the pros and cons of social media and how to make smart decisions about managing their online presence.

Details

Format

Print

Page Count

64

Trim Size

6" x 9"

Dewey

302.23

AR

7.1: points 2

Lexile

1050L

Genre

Nonfic

Scholastic Reading Counts

0

JLG Release

Feb 2021

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Praise & Reviews

School Library Journal

Gr 5-9-This series provides updated research material for school assignments. Both titles present a holistic overview of their topics. Brink of Extinction explains the human causes of our climate crisis, fossil fuels, overpopulation, and invasive species. Possible solutions are described, such as the Green New Deal, youth activism, and international cooperation. Surviving Social Media examines the benefits of social media as a tool for supporting causes and connecting people. The text also details social media's negative impact on society, which can lead to misinformation, shaming, cyberbullying, trolling, and hate groups. Each title includes a glossary, critical thinking questions, further reading, source notes, a bibliography, and an index. VERDICT An informative addition to nonfiction collections, with very useful information for research assignments.?(c) Copyright 2011. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

Praise & Reviews

School Library Journal

Gr 5-9-This series provides updated research material for school assignments. Both titles present a holistic overview of their topics. Brink of Extinction explains the human causes of our climate crisis, fossil fuels, overpopulation, and invasive species. Possible solutions are described, such as the Green New Deal, youth activism, and international cooperation. Surviving Social Media examines the benefits of social media as a tool for supporting causes and connecting people. The text also details social media's negative impact on society, which can lead to misinformation, shaming, cyberbullying, trolling, and hate groups. Each title includes a glossary, critical thinking questions, further reading, source notes, a bibliography, and an index. VERDICT An informative addition to nonfiction collections, with very useful information for research assignments.?(c) Copyright 2011. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

Grades 6-8
Series Nonfiction
Social Studies Grades 6-8
For Grades 6-8

Children exploring family, community, and global life will appreciate these 12 thoughtful examinations that cover issues from the personal to the international, and are often accompanied by stories of kids just like them.

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