Also on these boards
Humorous texting infographic displaying the common emoticons and the faces that they would match up with. It is successful in conveying the extremities and triteness of the digital faces since the "human" faces are so distorted and comical. I think it could be enhanced by color. The format works well as it is simple and leaves out any confusion as to which faces is being compared.
Hahahaaa. I LOVE this story, and my 19 year old daughter does, too. One of my last real "discussions" in the classroom involved a statement I made about having to "get out the sewing machine last night"..... A student (several) thought I was just being stupid (Science-fictiony) w/them... Had NEVER seen or heard of a sewing machine..... and we're in GEORGIA.....