Grades K-2 Lessons



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    Module 1
    STUDENT
    Lesson PlanPurpose
     
    Going Places Safely
    • discover that the Internet can be used to visit far-away places and learn new things.

    • compare how staying safe online is similar to staying safe in the real world.

    • explain rules for traveling safely on the Internet.
     
    ABC searching
    • learn how to search online by using the alphabet.  

    • will understand how to search for a specified letter of the alphabet on a children’s directory site.

    • apply the results of their alphabet search to create a picture dictionary.
     
     Keep it Private 


    Students learn that many websites ask for information that is private and discuss how to responsibly handle such requests.

      • recognize the kind of information that is private.
      • understand that they should never give out private information on the Internet.


          Module 2
          STUDENT
          Lesson PlanPurpose

           Screen Out the Mean

          Students learn that children sometimes can act like bullies when they are online. They explore what cyberbullying means and what they can do when they encounter it.


          • analyze online behaviors that could be considered cyberbullying.
          • explain how to deal with a cyberbullying situation.
          • recognize the importance of engaging a trusted adult when they experience cyberbullying.

          Keep it Private
          • recognize the kind of information that is private.

          • understand that they should never give out private information on the Internet.

          • learn to create effective usernames that protect their private information

          Staying Safe Online
          • understand that being safe when they visit websites is similar to staying safe in real life.

          • learn to recognize websites that are good for them to visit.

          • recognize if they should ask an adult they trust before they visit a particular website.



          Module 3
          STUDENT
          Lesson PlanPurpose

           Pick a Powerful Password

          Students explore reasons why people use passwords, learn the benefits of using passwords, and discover strategies for creating and keeping strong, secure passwords.

          • understand the functions of passwords.
          • identify strategies for creating and protecting secure passwords.
          • create their own secure passwords using the lesson guidelines

          Things For Sale
          • understand that the main purpose of product sites is to encourage viewers to buy the product.

          • recognize how a site’s fun and interesting features help sell the product.

          • create their own product site home pages with features designed to sell their products.

          Sites I Like
          • identify and explore different features of an informational website.

          • understand that not everyone will rate a website the same way.

          • evaluate whether they like or dislike features of a site.