Essential questions regarding technology and the themes:

  1. What progress has technology brought to our world?
  2. What problems has technology brought to our world?
  3. In what aspects of our lives does technology have the ability to transform ( change for the better) the ways in which we do things and see things?

Use these sentences starters to show understanding of the texts you are reading.

  • When I read.... , I thought....
  • When I read..... , I agreed/disagree because.....
  • When I read..... , it reminded me of.....
  • When I read..... , I predicted.....
  • When I read..... , I wondered.....
  • According to this article/blog/video, an example of progress technology has brought to our world is.....
  • According to this article/blog/video, an example of some problems technology has brought to our world is.....
  • According to this article/blog/video, one of the specific aspect of our lives that technology has changed is.....