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Digital Citizenship k-6

Digital Citizenship k-6
Home Do you use the internet to share information about yourself or others, communicate with friends, comment on what you see online, play games, get material for an assignment or buy stuff online? If you answered YES to any of these, you are a digital citizen. Why is digital citizenship important? Do you want to get the best out of using the internet and keep yourself and others safe and healthy in an online world? Use these materials to learn what it takes to become a positive digital citizen. Teachers The resources, templates and tools in this section are designed to support schools to implement the Digital Citizenship program.

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Nine Elements Nine Themes of Digital Citizenship Digital citizenship can be defined as the norms of appropriate, responsible behavior with regard to technology use. 1. Digital Access: full electronic participation in society. Technology users need to be aware that not everyone has the same opportunities when it comes to technology. Upper primary What are 10-11 year olds doing online Understanding what students are doing online is a valuable starting point for teaching cybersafety. This series of videos combined with the Cybercitizen profiles provide teachers with a comprehensive view of their students’ online lives. Find out what your students are doing online » Multimedia Resources

Gamefinder - BrainPOP After the Storm: Day One A hurricane has just hit the city of Port Douglas. As editor-in-chief of an online magazine, can you help the residents weather the storm? Cyber Smart Kids Quiz An advertisement is used to sell something. These can be seen on posters, in magazines and on the Internet. Blue Star is the second last of the Star Awards on SuperClubsPLUS. Bullying is cruel or mean behavior towards another person. A bullying email is a cruel or mean message sent by email. A bullying Message is a cruel or mean text message sent to your mobile phone or email.

Digital Literacy & Citizenship Classroom Curriculum NEW! Learn the fundamentals of digital citizenship through choose-your-own-adventure interactive experiences DIGITAL COMPASS - Where are you headed? The only educational game that gives kids the freedom to explore how decisions made in their digital lives can impact their relationships and future. Bring a blended-learning approach to teaching digital citizenship DIGITAL BYTES teaches teens digital citizenship through student-directed, media-rich activities that tackle real-world dilemmas.

How To Tackle Digital Citizenship During The First 5 Days Of School Digital citizenship is not a one time discussion. It is an ongoing process that needs to be taught to all grade levels and to all stakeholders. The problem is that things are changing so rapidly that it is difficult for everyone to keep up to date with the trends. Everyone has to be educated and develop an understanding of the role digital citizenship plays in our everyday lives. There is so much that goes into being a digital citizen; from taking photos of others to knowing when it is appropriate to share something online. Our students are like cowboys living in the wild wild west.

Library Lessons: Feb 24 – 28, 2014 Kindergarten: Our final week of reading books by Candace Fleming! Story: Gator Gumbo. Goals: review author, illustrator, spine label; create a class pot of gumbo; build vocabulary using text & illustrations; identify the problem and solution. Delivering Digital Citizenship In this module you will plan a staff or parent-teacher information session and complete one of three activities. The activity you choose will depend on your role in your school's program. You should take about two hours to complete this part of the course. Ways to implement the Digital Citizenship program include: one teacher implementing the whole program. For example, it may be part of the school's Welfare or RFF program. Cybersafety educational resources for teachers and schools: Cybersmart Professional development The Cybersmart Outreach program has been in high demand since its introduction, with many schools booking for repeat presentations. Over 2015 the ACMA will be placing a high priority on visiting those schools who have already registered, but have not yet received, one of our presentations.

Digital Citizenship Flashcards Another academic year is here and with it comes new clothes, lessons, and of course, new technologies. But are your child's digital citizenship skills back-to-school ready? If not, don't worry. To help them make the grade, download these flashcards to help them boost their online know-how. From safety and privacy to literacy and online responsibility, these cards cover digital citizenship basics and have conversation starters to get you and your child thinking and talking.

Library Lessons: Feb 2-6, 2015: Fabric, Persuasion, Cyberbullying Kindergarten: 2nd Grade: No iPads yet – teachers are still using them for reading testing. Posti Network - Social Network Education For Teachers Video Tutorials The following tutorials, generously supported by the Telematics Course Development Fund, provide full details about accessing and using the POSTi network. Adam Simpson - Homework: Should we give it or not? Homework… should we or shouldn’t we? What are the benefits and what are the drawbacks? Are we really helping our learners develop their language skills or are we merely complicating their lives? Here are my favourite four arguments for and against giving learners homework: The case for #1: Class time isn’t enough and learners need extra practice

Welcome, Educators Administrators and teachers are urgently looking for a proven system that will guide them through the complexities of Web 2.0. Too often, events like cyberbullying, sexting, plagiarizing and hacking push litigious chaos into the forefront of technology adoption, essentially stunting the development of digital citizenship progress. In response to this real and palpable need, iKeepSafe offers you these resources:

As this is a NSW Government website resource, it is a reliable and appropriate resource for teaching digital citizenship to upper primary students. by janeschmude Apr 23

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