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Reading Journal By Watcharin Karinta 6031006198 Section 5This journal is submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for English reading and writing 1 course of Liberal Arts in English Program, Mae Fah Luang University First semester 2018

Facebook Facebook is a social networking service and website started in February 2004. It wasbuilt by Mark Zuckerberg. It is owned by Facebook, Inc.As of September 2012, Facebook hasover one billion active users. Users may make a personal profile, add other users as friends,and send messages. Facebook users must register before using the site. The name of theservice comes from the name for the book given to students at the start of the school year bysome universities in the United States. These books help students get to know each otherbetter. Facebook allows any users who are at least 13 years old to become users of thewebsite. Facebook was started by Mark Zuckerberg with his college roommates and fellowcomputer science students Eduardo Saverin, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes. Thewebsite's membership was only for Harvard students at first. Later it included other collegesin the Boston area, the Ivy League, and Stanford University. It eventually opened for studentsat other universities. After that, it opened to high school students, and, finally, to anyoneaged 13 and over. Based on in May 2011, there are 7.5 millionchildren under 13 with accounts. This breaks the website's rules. A January 2009 study ranked Facebook as the most used socialnetworking service by worldwide monthly active users. Entertainment Weekly put the site onits end-of-the-decade \"best-of\" list. It said, \"How on earth did we stalk our exes, rememberour co-workers' birthdays, bug our friends, and play a rousing game of Scrabulous beforeFacebook?\" Quantcast estimates Facebook had 138.9 million monthly different U.S. visitors inMay 2011. According to Social Media Today, in April 2010 about 41.6% of the U.S. populationhad a Facebook account. Facebook's growth started to slow down in some areas. The site lost7 million active users in the United States and Canada in May 2011 relative to previousstatistics.Criticism Facebook has been involved in many controversies over privacy. Some of thesecontroversies have been about people being able to see personal information that otherpeople post, and others are about companies and advertisers being able to see users'personal information. Research published in the journal PLOS ONE has shown that Facebook may beresponsible for spreading unhappiness through society as well as keeping people connected.Scientists found that the more time people spent on Facebook over a two-week period, theworse they subsequently felt. \"On the surface, Facebook provides an invaluable resource forfulfilling the basic human need for social connection. Rather than enhancing well-being,however, these findings suggest that Facebook may undermine it.\"

Week 4Title: FacebookAuthor: __-___Source: SummaryFacebook is a kind of websites was created by Mark Zuckerberg with his collegeroommates and fellow computer science students Eduardo Saverin, DustinMoskovitz and Chris Hughes. It has a lot of users around in the world, especiallyin America. This website, users can make personal profile, add friends, or sendmessages. Moreover, this website is used social media networking service forentertaining. My reaction/reflectionComprehension: It easy to understand because the writer used a lot of easyvocabularies, and story content is easy to anticipate.Personal comments: In my opinion, I think this website is useful for people innowadays because we can rapidly access to communicate with friends or othersand easily to know about their information, but in the same time if people usethis website in a bad way. Therefore, they may harm to others.

New words learnedNew Words Definitions 1. Rank (Adj) A position in the hierarchy of the armed forces. 2. Rousing (Adj) A January 2009 study ranked Facebook as the most used social networking service by worldwide 3. Statistic (Adj.) monthly active users. 4. Controversy (N.) Cause to stop sleeping. 5. Enhance (Adj.) \"How on earth did we stalk our exes, remember our co- workers' birthdays, bug our friends, and play a rousing game of Scrabulous before Facebook?\" A fact or piece of data obtained from a study of a large quantity of numerical data. The site lost 7 million active users in the United States and Canada in May 2011 relative to previous statistics. Prolonged public disagreement or heated discussion. Facebook has been involved in many controversies over privacy. Intensify, increase, or further improve the quality, value, or extent of. Rather than enhancing well-being, however, these findings suggest that Facebook may undermine it.\"

Rubric for Independent Reading Journal (10%)Articles 123451. Summary (4 %)2. Reflection (3%)3. Vocabulary Learned (3%)Scores Total scores _______ ÷ 5 = _____ marksCriteria for the above categories1. Rubric for Article Summary Category 5-4 3 2 1-0 Summarizing Provides a very Provides a Provides a clear Provides a the content thorough and clear and but shallow somewhat clear and concise summary of the muddled, unclear concise summary of article; may be and rambling summary of the the article excessively brief summary of the article context context and or may include article. and content. content. some extraneous information. Identifying Student recalls Student recalls Student is not Student cannot Details several details details for able to locate locate details with for each main most main most of the accuracy. point. point. details of the main point. Paraphrasing Is characterized Is Is characterized Is characterized by by paraphrasing characterized by the substantial the substantial of the main idea by copying of key copying of and significant paraphrasing phrases and indiscriminately details of the main minimal selected phrases idea and paraphrasing or sentences. significant details

Spelling & There are few or There are There are serious Serious errors inGrammar no errors in some errors in errors in usage, mechanics, usage, usage, usage, grammar, grammar, or grammar, grammar, punctuation, spelling that make punctuation, punctuation, sentence the summary sentence sentence fragments, or difficult to fragments, or fragments, or spelling. understand. spelling. spelling.Total ________/20 ÷ 5 = 4 %2. Reflection on the Articles (3%)Students who have completely and clearly responded to the guided questions stated in thereading journal form will get 3 marks.3. Vocabulary Learned (3%)All correct = 3 marks ≥ 70% correct = 2 marks 1 ≤ 70% = 1 mark

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