digital Footprint

5. Digital Footprint


Each time you log on to the Internet, use your cell phone, or do anything digitally you are leaving a digital trail. In this Thing, you will be completing four Quests to learn about digital footprints, your own footprints online, create your own digital presence online, how social media can impact your footprint, and then learn the good and bad sides of digital media and how to create a digital media balance.

Quest 1: Managing Your Footprint

This Quest is all about your digital footprint and your daily use of digital media by graphing your data, comparing your media usage with others, and consider the use and potential impact of AI-generated images..

 I am ready for Quest 1

Quest 2: Your Evolving Footprint

Learn about your footprint and how it is evolving through your different digital interactions.

I am ready for Quest 2

Quest 3: Creating a Web Presence

Learn about how your web presence affects your digital footprint and how to create a draft of a website.

I am ready for Quest 3


You will learn how social media can impact your digital footprint. This Quest includes a Digital Breakout.

 I am ready for Quest 4

QUEST 5: Balancing My Media

You will be exploring the good and bad sides of digital media and what you can do to create your own digital media balance.

 I am ready for Quest 5


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