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DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP LESSON PLANS

AI Chatbots & Friendship

Posted on by Erikk Henderson-Hood

Over time, technology has influenced how we build and maintain friendships. And with recent developments in AI technology, we now have generative AI chatbots that can conduct what feels like a very real conversation. While this can be entertaining and helpful,…

Topics

News & Media Literacy

Grades

6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

ARTICLES

Free Resources to Explore and Use ChatGPT and AI

Posted on Thu, 10/19/2023 - 11:17 by Christine Elgersma

Get an educator-focused approach to information, concerns, and uses for these powerful tools.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Education, EdTech, News & Media Literacy, Professional Learning

ARTICLES

ChatGPT and Beyond: How to Handle AI in Schools

Posted on Thu, 10/19/2023 - 14:55 by Christine Elgersma

Here's what educators can do as this technology evolves.

Subjects

writing

Grades

3–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, EdTech, Instruction & Assessment, News & Media Literacy, Privacy & Security

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Quizplus

Millions of questions and answers; most content behind paywall

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Grades

9–12

Price

Free to try

Platforms

iPhone, Android, iPod Touch, iPad, Web

DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP LESSON PLANS

AI Chatbots: Who's Behind the Screen?

Posted on by Erikk Henderson-Hood

Recent advancements in artificial intelligence are making chatbot technology more helpful (and clever), while at the same time, it's becoming harder to tell if we're talking to a person or a robot. In this lesson, students will explore how and why AI chatbots…

Topics

News & Media Literacy

Grades

6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Checkology Virtual Classroom

Go-to news literacy site is an excellent primer on media issues

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Based on 5 reviews

Grades

7–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

Reviews of Apps & Websites

ALEKS

Strong adaptive learning makes traditional math curriculum more useful

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Based on 3 reviews
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Grades

3–12

Price

Free to try, Paid

Platforms

Web

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Microsoft Teams

Collaborative LMS platform helps manage classes, groups, and projects

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Grades

5–12

Price

Free, Paid

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Windows, Mac, Web

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Bing

Tired of Google? Bing offers a different way to search

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Based on 4 reviews
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Grades

6–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Web

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Minecraft

Spiraling sandbox of adventure and creation gets kids to dig deep

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Grades

3–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Linux, Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PS Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One Series X, PlayStation VR

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Flip

Pose questions, spark thoughtful video responses with stellar tool

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Based on 4 reviews
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Grades

K–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Web, iPad, iPhone, iPod, iPod Touch

VIDEOS

Political Ads on Social Media: Selling the Truth?

6:35

During an election we might take political ads for granted, or just try to tune them out. But can we really ignore the fact that the political ads in our social media feeds are targeted specifically at us? Many political campaign…

VIDEOS

SEL in Digital Life Resource Center

0:59

Help students manage their emotions, understand others’ perspectives, build positive relationships, and make caring and responsible decisions online and in life with quick, CASEL-aligned activities from Common Sense Education’s n…

WEBINARS & EVENTS

Bringing AI Literacy Lessons to Life

2023-11-07T19:00:00

Type

webinar

Audience

Administrator, Media Specialist, Teacher

Subjects

Social Studies, Health & Wellness, English-Language Learning

Grades

6–12

Topics

Education

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Peekapak

Complete multimedia SEL units in a neat and tidy package

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Based on 5 reviews
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Grades

Pre-K–12

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Web