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What You Send in "That Moment When…" (UK)

How can we act with empathy and positivity when we're online?

We've all faced thorny situations where what we say or do could potentially harm or hurt someone. Being honest is important, but is there such a thing as being too honest? Sometimes, innocent -- but insensitive -- comments or actions can easily escalate to digital drama or even cyberbullying. Help learners recognise and navigate these types of situations that happen online.

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Learning Objectives:
  • Identify examples of online behaviours that may hurt, embarrass or offend others.
  • Use the "Feelings & Options" thinking routine to analyse and respond to a digital dilemma.
Key Vocabulary: digital dilemma
digital dilemma:
a situation in digital life where it's not always clear what's best to do
Cyberbullying, Digital Drama & Hate Speech

Lesson Plan

45 mins.

What You'll Need

Blank paper  

Classroom resources

  • Lesson Slides
  • Embarrassing Story Handout Teacher Version
  • Lesson Quiz

Take-home resources

  • Family Activity
  • Family Tips