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Digital Citizenship Curriculum
Use digital citizenship lesson plans to address timely topics and prepare students to take ownership of their digital lives. Browse lessons by grade and topic below, or see an overview of the curriculum.
Pause for People
How do you say goodbye to technology when you don't want to?
How Technology Makes You Feel
Why is it important to listen to your feelings when using technology?
Why is it important that we have device-free moments in our lives?
What kinds of information should I keep to myself when I use the internet?
What information is OK to have in your digital footprint?
Who Is in Your Online Community?
How are we all part of an online community?
Your Rings of Responsibility
How do digital citizens take responsibility for themselves, their communities, and their world?
Private and Personal Information
What information about you is OK to share online?
Our Online Tracks
How does our online activity affect the digital footprints of ourselves and others?
Keeping Games Fun and Friendly
How can I be positive and have fun while playing online games, and help others do the same?
Beyond Gender Stereotypes
How do gender stereotypes shape our experiences online?
Finding Balance in a Digital World
How do we balance digital media use in our lives?
Who Are You Online?
What are the benefits and drawbacks of presenting yourself in different ways online?
Chatting Safely Online
How do you chat safely with people you meet online?
My Media Use: A Personal Challenge
What is your strategy for finding media balance?
The Power of Digital Footprints
How might our digital footprints shape our future?
Digital Media and Your Brain
How does digital media try to hook you, and what can you do about it?
Being Aware of What You Share
How can you protect your privacy when you're online?
Social Media and Digital Footprints: Our Responsibilities
How does using social media affect our digital footprints?
Sexting and Relationships
What are the risks and potential consequences of sexting?
My Digital Life Is Like ...
What is the role of digital media in our lives?
Protecting Online Reputations
How can you respect the privacy of others online?
Chatting and Red Flags
How can you tell when an online relationship is risky?
Social Media and How You Feel
How does your social media use affect how you feel?
Risk Check for New Tech
What privacy risks do new technologies present, and how do we decide if they're worth it?
How can I create a social media presence that represents the real me?
How can I make sure my relationships are healthy and positive?
Can Media Be Addictive?
Are we addicted to our devices, and, if so, are companies to blame?
How Young Is Too Young for Social Media?
At what age should people be allowed to use social media?
Who's Looking at Your Digital Footprint?
How can information you post online affect your future opportunities?
Connecting with Digital Audiences
How can we use code-switching to enhance our communication with online audiences?
Debating the Privacy Line
Should the government have access to all your social media and cellphone data?
The Change You Want to See
How can you create a digital footprint that showcases your purpose?
We Are Civil Communicators
How can we communicate with civility online?
Get recognized for your work.
If you are using our Digital Citizenship Curriculum, you can earn recognition as a Common Sense Educator or Common Sense School.