Social Media

What is Social Media? A Guide for Parents of Teens & Tweens

 

  • Common Craft  An excellent “How to” site that provides videos explaining social networking.
    Click on ‘Social Media”
  • CyberAngels Founded and maintained by The Guardian Angels, CyberAngels is one of the oldest and most respected online safety education programs
  • HealthyChildren.org Click on “Family Life” and then “Media” to read the latest articles posted about social media and more
  • Novelist Plus  These documents include links to Common Core related content in NoveList, including Common Core Connection articles and supplemental lists, Picture Book Extenders, and a variety of video tutorials to help you find the subject and grade level content you’re looking for.  You will need your Jericho Library Barcode number to access this database.
    Under “Professional Toolbox” click “Common Core.” Kindergarten through Grade 7 available.
  • OnGuardOnline.gov Provides information about avoiding Internet fraud, scams, securing your computer and protecting your online identity
  • WebMD A wealth of information for all your parenting needs. Search “social media” to read through the most recent articles published on the site.
"A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people." --Andrew Carnegie