Middle School

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6th Grade Unit 1 Lessons 1-5

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1. Digital Life 101

What is the place of digital media in our lives?

2. Strategic Searching

What steps can help you find what you're looking for when you search online?

3. Scams and Schemes

What is identity theft, and how can you protect yourself from it?

4. Cyberbullying: Be Upstanding

How do you judge the intentions and impact of people's words and actions online?

5. A Creator's Rights

What rights do you have as a creator?

7th Grade Unit 2 Lessons 1-5

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1. My Media

What are your personal media habits, and how much time do you spend with different forms of media?

2. Safe Online Talk

How should you handle inappropriate online talk?

3. Which Me Should I Be?

What are the outcomes of presenting yourself in different ways online?

4. Gender Stereotypes Online

What are gender stereotypes, and can they shape our experiences online?

5. A Creator's Responsibilities

What responsibilities do you have to respect others' creative work?

8th Grade Unit 3 Lessons 1-5

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1. Trillion Dollar Footprint

What is a digital footprint, and what does yours convey?

2. Identifying High-Quality Sites

When can you trust what you find on the Internet?

3. The Reality of Digital Drama

Does the way we think about digital drama have anything to do with gender?

4. Cyberbullying: Crossing the Line

When does inappropriate online behavior cross the line into cyberbullying, and what can you do about it?

5. Rework, Reuse, Remix

What rights do you have as a creator?