Grade 7 Teaching Resources

Lesson 1

Cyberbullying Crossing the Line

Essential Question: When does inappropriate online behavior cross the line to cyberbullying, and what can you do about it?

Learning Overview and Objectives: Students will learn to distinguish good-natured teasing from cyberbullying. Students learn about serious forms of cyberbullying, which include harassment, deception, "flaming," and threats to safety.

Stacey's Story

Lesson 2

Trillion Dollar Footprint

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

Learning Overview and Objectives: Students will learn that they have a digital footprint and that the information that makes up this digital footprint can be searched, copied and passed on; seen by a large and invisible audience, and can be persistent. Students then learn that they can take some control over their digital footprint based on what they post online.

Digital Footprint Video

Olympian booted from Games