Being A Safe Digital Cititzen
1 Mini Lesson & Guided Practice
Introduce and discuss Netsmartz Internet Safety Pledge.
Model a scenario of a student using the Internet and ask students advice about what the student should do in that situation.
Turn and talk with a partner about good and bad online behaviors. What are they? How can we stay safe?
2 Independent PRactice
Have students work in pairs to analyze and make decisions about the other situations.
Students should share out giving reasons for their decisions. Students can also create their own situations or report on similar situations they have encountered.
3 Sharing/ Reflection & Assessment
There are many ways to practice safety online. What some students practice might be different from precautions others take. Let's listen to each others' answers as we reflect on how to always practice safety online.
Student pairs share answers orally. Students may also make additional statements to add to an Internet Safety Chart or Poster. Students may go online and take the Safekids Online Safety & Civility Quiz. They must obtain a score of 80 % or better.