UPDATE ANNOUNCEMENT: JULY 2018
- Flash will no longer be required. The game is being rebuilt on HTML5, which will solve a lot of technical issues.
- The game will be available in English and Spanish.
- Better accessibility features will include text-to-speech capabilities.
- There will no longer be student accounts or teacher reporting. Students will create a generic username to save their gameplay on the local device. Data will be stored locally and can be reset by clearing out the device's cache.
- The games will be included in some of our new digital citizenship lessons for grades 3–5. You can easily share the games directly with students using Google Classroom.
Digital Passport™ by Common Sense Education is an award-winning suite of engaging games that address key issues facing kids in today's digital world. Teach critical skills related to digital safety, respect, and community. Each of the five games includes videos, three levels of gameplay, collaborative offline activities, and teacher wraparound materials and is aligned with our Digital Citizenship Curriculum lessons.
- Twalkers: Students learn why it's important to avoid multitasking with a cellphone. They consider the benefits of focusing on one task at a time.
- Share Jumper: Students evaluate examples of online messages and decide what information is appropriate to share and when. Students are also reminded that nothing is truly private or erasable online.
- E-volve: Students make choices about what to do if they or their friends are cyberbullied. They are encouraged to "evolve" into "upstanders": people who take action to support the target and stop cyberbullying.
- Search Shark: Students learn how to choose effective keywords for searching online. They practice selecting keywords that are most relevant to a search prompt. Along the way, students discover hints for narrowing their search results.
- Mix-n-Mash: Students remix media content to create a new creative piece. Along the way, they give proper credit to the artists whose images and sound clips they use.
Students can earn badges for completing each game. Get our student badges here.