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How Technology Makes You Feel (UK)

Why is it important to listen to your feelings when using technology?

This foundational digital citizenship lesson challenges children to pay attention to their feelings while using tech.

With an engaging emoji game, learners develop practical strategies for managing their feelings -- good, bad and everything in between.

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Learning Objectives:
  • Recognise the different kinds of feelings they can have when using technology.
  • Know what to do when they don't have a good feeling when using technology.
Key Vocabulary: pause  ·  uncomfortable
pause:
to stop what you're doing or saying
uncomfortable:
causing a feeling of hurt or worry
Media Balance & Well-Being

Lesson Plan

30 mins.

What You'll Need

Ice lolly sticks ·  Tape ·  Scissors ·  Crayons or markers   

Classroom resources

Take-home resources

  • Family Activity
  • Family Tips