What is an avatar?
What's the difference between an avatar and a persona?
What choices do you make about your online persona?
Do you use avatars? How do they represent you?
Talking about avatars
We're going to look at some sample people and their avatars.
Ground rules: please do not judge people or make fun of them based on their avatars.
Keep it appropriate.
Try to think as if you were that person. Try not to be judgmental.
Real vs. Fake
What does it mean to be real or fake? What does it mean to be real online?
Create a slide or poster of tips for "being real" on the Internet. Turn in on Google Classroom.
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