Lesson Plan

Internet Safety

This class covers the basics on internet and social media safety. Also, ways to protect one’s self from on social media.
Richa E.
Lodi SDA Elementary School
Lodi, United States
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My Grades 6, 7, 8
My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Arts

The students will identify ways they can protect themselves on social media and understand the consequence of developing a negative online presence. 

Health & Wellness
Grades 6 – 8
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1 Engage

Activity: Conversing

Show comic and have students discuss their thoughts and what they think the comic means. 



2 Explore

Have students split up into groups. Have the groups research ways to protect their either Facebook, Instagram, snapchat, or any other social media of their choice and then share their findings with the class.


Have them explore the commonsense website along with their own findings


3 Explain

Give lecture using Nearpod about internet safety, cyber bulling, how to protect themselves on social media.

 Survey at the end of the presentation.



4 Elaborate

Have students watch YouTube videos and answer questions during the videos





5 Evaluate

Activity: Other — Writing a 2 page paper

Have students write a 2-page, double space paper on how they can be safe while using the internet and social media.

Students in 7th and 8th grade will be given a week to complete the assignment. Students in high school will be given utill the next class period to complete the assignment.