8-24-16 – Wednesday

  1. BW 3) Think of an example of how social media could be used to influence a government decision and describe it.

2. Social Media Project

  1. Create a mini-poster as a mock social media page of the U.S. Government
    1. It may be of the “Government of the United States” in general or a specific person (like the President or a presidential candidate)
  2. Your social media page should:
    1. Be a full 8 ½ x 11” page
    2. Include at least one “picture”
  • Resemble a social media page
  1. Include at least three “posts” (tweets, updates, etc.)
  2. NOT include language or material that is inappropriate for school

8-23-16 – Tuesday

  1. BW 2) What kind of things are impacted by government? Make a list of as many things as you can think of!
    1. Class brain storm and discussion
  2. Discussion of Donald Trump’s recent comments in relation to the power of social media
  3. http://www.cnn.com/2016/08/19/politics/donald-trump-african-american-voters/