Session 5

สื่อสังคมออนไลน์ก่อให้เกิดปัญหาต่อเด็กได้หรือไม่?
ชานกับแคลร์ ชวนคุยถึงข่าวนี้และ 3 คำศัพท์ที่ใช้เครื่องหมายยัติภังค์

Can social media cause problems for children? Join Sian and Clare to find out more about this news story and to learn 3 useful hyphenated words 

 

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Activity 1

Children and social media

สื่อสังคมออนไลน์ก่อให้เกิดปัญหาต่อเด็กได้หรือไม่?ชานกับแคลร์ ชวนคุยถึงข่าวนี้และ 3 คำศัพท์ที่ใช้เครื่องหมายยัติภังค์

Can social media cause problems for children? Join Sian and Clare to find out more about this news story and to learn 3 useful hyphenated words
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Watch the video

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The story

England's children's commissioner says schools should play a bigger role in preparing pupils for the emotional demands of social media, as they move from primary to secondary school.

Anne Longfield said she was worried that many pupils become anxious about their identity, and craved likes and comments for validation.

Key words and phrases 

primary school (UK)
school for children between ages of 5 and 11

secondary school (UK)
school for children between ages of 11/12 and 17/18

a pupil
a person, especially a child at school, who is being taught

self-worth
a feeling that you are a good person who deserves to be treated with respect.

de-stress
relax and stop feeling stressed

ill-equipped
without the abilities or qualities or equipment to do something

To do

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Session Vocabulary

  • primary school (UK)
    school for children between ages of 5 and 11

    secondary school (UK)
    school for children between ages of 11/12 and 17/18

    a pupil
    a person, especially a child at school, who is being taught

    self-worth /self-respect /self- esteem
    a feeling that you are a good person who deserves to be treated with respect.

    de-stress
    relax and stop feeling stressed

    ill-equipped
    without the abilities or qualities or equipment to do something