Finding Balance in a Digital World
We use digital media every day, from texting, streaming TV shows, and gaming all the way to using voice assistants or ordering our food online. For today's kids, it's a lot more than just "screen time." So how can we help students balance their online and offline lives? It starts with recognizing just how much media we use.
Warm Up: It's a Digital World!10 mins.
Reflect: My Online and Offline Life15 mins.
Apply: Balance It Out15 mins.
Wrap Up: Finding Media Balance5 mins.
Have students respond to the following questions using Padlet or another online collaboration tool: What would you miss if you did not go online for a week? What would you not miss? Why?