Q2 Danger! Introduction

6. Cyber Safety


Do you really know who your Internet friends are? How do you know your new friend is who they say they are?

In this Quest, you will learn the importance of being a responsible digital citizen. You will learn about potential online dangers, how to stay safe using social media, consider thoughtful and realistic action steps for online dilemmas, and protect your and others' reputations.

I Can Statements

  • be safe on the Internet
  • create an online poster about Internet safety
  • protect my reputation online
  • consider alternative thoughtful actions when faced with a real-life dilemma 


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MITECS  Michigan Integrated Technology Competencies for Students, and

ISTE Standards for Students

2. Digital Citizen
a. Cultivate and manage their digital identity and reputation and are aware of the permanence of their actions in the digital world
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