Early Adolescent Girls and the World Wide Web: Some Preliminary Research. Tracy Ann Robinson June 2002 WR 520--Computers and Composition Oregon State University. Presentation Outline. Why I chose this topic and methodology... What I’ve learned, through reading, talk, and observation
Tracy Ann Robinson
WR 520--Computers and Composition
Oregon State University
1.To survey the recent literature
on girls’ uses of the Web, and
particularly their experiences
with its interactive and
2.Through conversation, self-reporting, and observation, to learn about Alison’s current Web use practices and site preferences.
Makes the information more accessible, especially to non-academic audiences
Demonstrates an effecting composing strategy for those of us who are “organizationally challenged”*But Why PowerPoint?
“In this paper that I am helping to write, I will be talking about how I, an 11 year old girl uses the WWW (world wide web).”
Sites located through www.femina.com
“Planetlala.com is a website written for girls. Our mission is to create a safe place on the internet where girls can feel free and safe to express their opinions and views on everything…”
“GIA is the LEADING expert on understanding the female youth market. Maintaining a trusted relationship with over 40,000 Influ0encer Agents nationwide, GIA helps companies succeed in this $67B market”
Thanks for your interest in this presentation! I now invite your “girl-friendly” comments and questions...Tracy Ann Robinson [email protected]