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Help Students Fact-Check the Web Like the Pros

Posted on Tue, 02/28/2017 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

With so much information on the web -- true, false, and everything in between -- it’s no wonder students have a hard time separating fact from fiction.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, News & Media Literacy

News & Media Literacy 101

Posted on Wed, 06/15/2022 - 17:23 by Daniel Vargas Campos

Teach your students foundational news and media literacy skills with these free lesson plans.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, News & Media Literacy

Middle School Activities to Promote SEL in Digital Life

Posted on Mon, 08/02/2021 - 06:10 by Daniel Vargas Campos

Promote SEL and digital citizenship with these CASEL-aligned quick activities.

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Social & Emotional Learning

High School Activities to Promote SEL in Digital Life

Posted on Mon, 08/02/2021 - 06:00 by Daniel Vargas Campos

Promote SEL and digital citizenship with these CASEL-aligned quick activities.

Grades

9–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Social & Emotional Learning

Teach Middle Schoolers About Social Media with Fun Online Sim

Posted on Mon, 10/12/2020 - 12:15 by Daniel Vargas Campos

These engaging activities can spark conversations about oversharing, digital footprints, cyberbullying, and more.

Grades

6–8

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Instruction & Assessment

Is Breaking News Broken on Social Media?

Posted on Wed, 08/12/2020 - 10:59 by Jeff Knutson

Use this lesson plan to help students think critically about social media's impact on how we interpret the news.

Grades

8–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, News & Media Literacy

Are Targeted Political Ads Deceiving Voters?

Posted on Wed, 10/07/2020 - 15:29 by Jeff Knutson

Use this lesson plan to help students think critically about political ads on social media.

Grades

8–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, News & Media Literacy

What New Research on Teens and Social Media Means for Teachers

Posted on Mon, 09/10/2018 - 08:00 by Jeff Knutson

Understanding your students' social media lives is essential.

Grades

5–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Media Balance

Instagram, Middle School, and Digital Citizenship

Posted on Thu, 03/21/2019 - 13:32 by Jeff Knutson

How one teacher is helping her students learn about online identity.

Grades

6–8

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Digital Footprint & Identity

Why the Movie "Eighth Grade" Is Great for Digital Citizenship

Posted on Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:47 by Tanner Higgin

Start a conversation about social media and identity with this relatable film.

Grades

8–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, News & Media Literacy

Quick Digital Citizenship Activities for K–5 Distance Learning

Posted on Wed, 07/29/2020 - 20:00 by Kelly Mendoza

Use these short, self-guided digital citizenship activities and create a positive culture around digital learning.

Grades

K–5

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Media Balance

Quick Digital Citizenship Activities for Middle and High School Distance Learning

Posted on Thu, 07/30/2020 - 01:00 by Kelly Mendoza

Use these short, self-guided activities to create a positive culture around digital learning.

Grades

6–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Media Balance

Supporting LGBTQ+ Students in the Classroom and Online

Posted on Mon, 06/06/2022 - 12:36 by Christine Elgersma

Help all students build digital citizenship skills for more inclusive, positive, and safer schools.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Equity & Inclusion

Partnering Tech Integration with Digital Citizenship

Posted on Fri, 04/14/2017 - 02:00 by Michael Weinraub

Supporting teachers in digital citizenship is a win-win for all.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, EdTech

10 Reasons Librarians Are More Important Than Ever

Posted on Mon, 04/08/2019 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Read how these passionate and savvy educators support schools and students every day.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, News & Media Literacy