Pobble 365

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July 14th

The End of Technology

Photo : Photo courtesy of Khuong Nguyen

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The End of Technology

The End of Technology

Question time!

How important is technology to you?

How does technology affect our lives?

What are the 5 most important pieces of technology, in your opinion?

How would life be different without technology?

Does technology make you happy?

What does happiness mean? What really makes you happy?

If you could take a pill that would make you happy 100% of the time, would you take it?

Perfect picture!

Can you draw a picture of one way technology benefits us?

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Story starter!

Imagine all of the technology in the world suddenly broke. How would you manage without ANY technology? Can you make a list of all the technology you use on a daily basis?

Writing ideas (Remember you can use a Pobble genre checklist and model texts)

Write instructions about how to survive a day without technology.

Write a diary entry about your normal day, but think of alternative activities to replace the ones that require technology.

Write a letter to a child living in Tudor England, describing to them the technology we have today and how we use it. You could even write a response!

Write a balanced argument about whether technology is good or bad for us.

Sentence challenge!

Can you write use a colon to start a list? Remember to use commas to separate the items in your list!

E.g. To build a den in the garden you will need: several large pieces of wood, garden canes, rocks, a cardboard box and a bed sheet.

My favourite things to do when I’m not on my Xbox are:

My favourite pieces of technology are:

Sick sentences!

These sentences are ‘sick’ and need your help to get better. Can you help?

Technology is good. Its good because its fun. But it is also bad? Some people say its bad for you.

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