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Understanding the Impact of Digital Footprints

Students learn about digital footprints and meet ELA Common Core State Standards by analyzing online profiles to make inferences about how different audiences might interpret them. Students learn how to analyze a text, present an argument, and evaluate the risks and rewards using social media to present one’s self to the world.

Key Standard: ELA.RI.6-8.1
Teach the lesson: Trillion Dollar Footprint (grades 6-8)

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