468 What are four of the biggest hazards of social media?

Speech Materals


Not so long ago the phrase ‘social media’ didn’t even exist. Now, for many of us, life has become: Eat. Sleep. Check timelines.

Facebook alone now has more than 1.5 billion users worldwide. This changing world has brought new opportunities but also pitfalls. Every week there seems to be a news headline about someone who has got into trouble through social media.

So what are some of the biggest dangers and how can you avoid them?

I- Word Understanding
Timelines – a list of events in the order that they happened
Pitfalls – a hidden or not easily recognized danger or difficulty

II – Have Your Say

1. Are you a social media user? Why do you think people like using social media?
2. Here are 4 of the biggest dangers of social media. How can we avoid them?
A. Trolling – writing malicious comments to upset other people.
B. Going viral – posting something that becomes very popular
C. Online dares – are popular but could sometimes have tragic consequences
D. Not thinking ahead when writing something on social media

468 What are four of the biggest hazards of social media?

Copied title and URL