Q1 Copyright Laws Vocabulary
Copyright: Copyright is the legal right to be the only one to reproduce, publish, and sell a book, musical recording, etc., for a certain period of time.
Creative Commons License: A Creative Commons license lets you dictate how others may use your work. The Creative Commons license allows you to keep your copyright but allows others to copy and distribute your work provided they give you credit and only on the conditions you specify.
Fair Use: Fair Use (in US copyright law) is the doctrine that brief excerpts of copyright material may, under certain circumstances, be quoted verbatim for purposes such as criticism, news reporting, teaching, and research, without the need for permission from or payment to the copyright holder.
Public Domain: Public Domain are materials belonging or being available to the public as a whole, and therefore not subject to copyright.
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Competencies & Standards
MITECS Michigan Integrated Technology Competencies for Students, and
2. Digital Citizen
b. Engage in positive, safe, legal and ethical behavior when using technology, including social interactions online or when using networked devices
c. Demonstrate an understanding of and respect for the rights and obligations of using and sharing intellectual property
6. Creative Communicator
a. Choose the appropriate platforms and tools for meeting the desired objectives of their creation or communication.
b. Create original works or responsibly repurpose or remix digital resources into new creations
Websites and Documents
- Copyright Kids
- Library of Congress
- Photos for Class
- Six Copyright Concepts Your K-12 Students Should Know
Videos from Outside Sources
- Copyright and Fair Use for Projects YouTube
- Creativity, Copyright and Fair Use YouTube
- Plagiarism and how to Avoid It YouTube
- What is Copyright? YouTube
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