Verona High  School HumanitiesDepartment
Half of teens send 50 or more text messages aday, or 1,500 texts a month, and one in threesend more than 100 texts a day, ...
“Every two days now we create as muchinformation as we did from the dawn of      civilization up until 2003.”       Google...
(Bohn and Short, 2009)
http://www.flickr.com/photos/70323761@N00/1659490498/
“...were in the midst ofa literacy revolutionthe likes of which wehavent seen sinceGreek civilization,"        --Prof. And...
DRAFT   DRAFTDRAFT   DRAFT
DRAFT   DRAFTDRAFT   DRAFT
(Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
November 3, 2008                   (Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
November 3, 2008   McCain                  Obama620,359 supporters     2,379,102 supporters                               ...
(Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
(Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
Obama had 403% moresubscribers than McCainObama had 905% moreviewers than McCain                          (Jeremiah Owyang...
1960
2050
Note: The course of studies statesthat students from HBW may, upon recommendation, enter at Level III   in a language. Thi...
Works Cited•   Jeremiah Owyang, JO. (2008, November 03). Snapshot of presidential    candidate social networking stats: no...
•   Welter, Vince. Facebook Icon. Digital image. Www.flickr.com. 17 Mar. 2010.    Web. 31 Jan. 2011. <http://www.flickr.com/...
8th grade orientation
8th grade orientation
8th grade orientation
8th grade orientation
8th grade orientation
8th grade orientation
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  1. 1. Verona High School HumanitiesDepartment
  2. 2. Half of teens send 50 or more text messages aday, or 1,500 texts a month, and one in threesend more than 100 texts a day, or more than 3,000 texts a month. (Lenhart, Ling, Campbell, & Purcell, 2010)
  3. 3. “Every two days now we create as muchinformation as we did from the dawn of civilization up until 2003.” Google CEO Eric Schmidt ( S i e g l e r, 2 0 1 0 )
  4. 4. (Bohn and Short, 2009)
  5. 5. http://www.flickr.com/photos/70323761@N00/1659490498/
  6. 6. “...were in the midst ofa literacy revolutionthe likes of which wehavent seen sinceGreek civilization," --Prof. Andrea Lunsford, Stanford University http://www.flickr.com/photos/70323761@N00/1659490498/
  7. 7. DRAFT DRAFTDRAFT DRAFT
  8. 8. DRAFT DRAFTDRAFT DRAFT
  9. 9. (Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
  10. 10. November 3, 2008 (Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
  11. 11. November 3, 2008 McCain Obama620,359 supporters 2,379,102 supporters (Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
  12. 12. (Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
  13. 13. (Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
  14. 14. Obama had 403% moresubscribers than McCainObama had 905% moreviewers than McCain (Jeremiah Owyang, 2008)
  15. 15. 1960
  16. 16. 2050
  17. 17. Note: The course of studies statesthat students from HBW may, upon recommendation, enter at Level III in a language. This is incorrect.
  18. 18. Works Cited• Jeremiah Owyang, JO. (2008, November 03). Snapshot of presidential candidate social networking stats: nov 3, 2008. Retrieved from http:// www.web-strategist.com/blog/2008/11/03/snapshot-of-presidential-candidate- social-networking-stats-nov-2-2008/• Lenhart, AL, Ling, RL, Campbell, SC, & Purcell, KP. (2010). Teens and Mobile Phones. Pew internet and family life project. Retrieved January 13, 2011, from http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2010/Teens-and-Mobile-Phones.aspx• Siegler, MS. (2010, August 04). Eric schmidt: every 2 days we create as much information as we did up to 2003. Techcrunch, Retrieved from http:// techcrunch.com/2010/08/04/schmidt-data/• Bohn, Roger, and James Short. "How Much Information? 2009 Report on American Consumers." UCSD: Global Information Industry Center. Global Information Industry Center University of California, San Diego, Dec. 2009.
  19. 19. • Welter, Vince. Facebook Icon. Digital image. Www.flickr.com. 17 Mar. 2010. Web. 31 Jan. 2011. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/vincewelter/4441658222/ in/faves-14579369@N04/>.• (((andreas W))). Youtube Icon. Digital image. Www.flickr.com. 18 Jan. 2008. Web. 31 Jan. 2011. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/ 21192563@N02/2202089519/in/faves-14579369@N04/>.• Lion, Will. Information Hydrant. Digital image. Www.flickr.com. 8 July 2008. Web. 31 Jan. 2011. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/will-lion/2595497078/in/ faves-14579369@N04/>.• Gobetz, Wally. New York City-Metropolitan Museum of Art-The Death of Socrates. Digital image. Www.flickr.com. 03 Oct. 2007. Web. 31 Jan. 2011. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/70323761@N00/1659490498/>.
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