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Digital Citizenship

There are so many online resources to assist with teaching Digital Citizenship. Take your time. Go through these. Add your favorites to the comment section.


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Cyberbullyingdigital citizenship

  1. Bullying—Watch this (videos)
  2. Cyberbullying video
  3. Cyber-bullying–5th grade
  4. Cyber-bullying—BrainPop
  5. Cyberbullying—what is it
  6. Think Time: How Does Cyberbullying Affect You

DigCit (General)

  1. Brainpop Digital Citizenship
  2. Carnegie Cadets—practice DC
  3. Curriculum: Understanding YouTube & Digital Citizenship
  4. Digital Citizenship Guide
  5. Digital presence
  6. Disney’s Surf Swell Island
  7. Internet Smart Princess
  8. Internet sources
  9. Internet—what is it–video
  10. O2–Keeping Kids Safe
  11. Videos–general collection from CommonCraft
  12. What is DigCit–told by a student

Digital Communications

  1. Facebook, YouTube, Texting: Rules of the Road for Kids

Digital footprint

  1. Digital Footprint
  2. Digital footprint—clean it up
  3. Digital footprints
  4. Digital footprints—the facts
  5. Digital Life 101
  6. Digital Life—parody video
  7. Flame Fart Kid—Digital Rep
  8. Online reputations
  9. Protect your reputation online
  10. Protecting Online Reputations
  11. What’s a digital dossier (footprint)

Digital Law

  1. Copyrights–BrainPop video
  2. Copyright and Fair Use–Common Sense Media video
  3. Copyright law
  4. Copyright Law Explained (fun video, informative, thorough)
  5. Copyright law curriculum
  6. Creative Commons
  7. Videos on licensing, copyrights, more (from Creative Commons)

Digital privacy

  1. Digital Privacy YouTube
  2. Information Privacy
  3. Looney Tunes Teaches Internet
  4. Password Bird
  5. Post to be private
  6. Princess who knew how to UYN–video
  7. Privacy on the internet
  8. Webonauts

Digital rights and responsibilities

  1. Digital Passport
  2. Digital Passport—earn one
  3. Digital rights—sharing info

Digital Search/Research

  1. Basic search tips–from Google
  2. BrainPop Internet sources
  3. Citation Machine
  4. Google course on searching internet
  5. Internet searches
  6. Power Search
  7. Remix
  8. Research Skills
  9. Websites—how to evaluate sources

Fair use/Public domain

  1. A Fair(y) Use Tale

Image copyright

  1. Google Images—reverse image search (drop an image onto the page and search)
  2. Image edit exposure tool
  3. Image Edited? Check here
  4. Is This Picture Real?
  5. Everything is a remix
  6. Tineye—reverse image search


  1. Free Photo
  2. Morgue File
  3. Open Clip Art
  4. Open Photo
  5. Smithsonian Wild
  6. Stock Exchange
  7. Wiki Images

Internet Hoaxes

  1. Fake baseball blog--well done
  2. Hoax or not?
  3. Save the tree octopus

Internet safety

  1. Brainpop—online safety
  2. Clicky’s Web(safe) World II
  3. Clicky’s internet safety
  4. Clicky’s Netsmart Kids
  5. Clickys’s II Netsmart Kids
  6. Computer safety
  7. Digital Safety- Informational guide to staying safe online, includes search engine safety, scams, and identity theft.
  8. Faux Paws Internet Safety
  9. Garfield internet safety
  10. Hector’s World Internet safety videos
  11. Internet safety
  12. Internet safety Dance Video
  13. Internet safety games
  14. Internet safety quiz
  15. Internet Safety Site –Disney
  16. Internet Safety Undersea Adventure
  17. Internet safety video–day in digcit’s life
  18. Internet safety videos
  19. Internet safety—BrainPop Jr
  20. Internet safety–read-to-you book
  21. iSafe- A helpful resource completely centered around E-Safety Technology and Education
  22. Mirror Image–free download–about answering an online modeling job–7/8th grade
  23. My Online Neighborhood–video by CommonSense Media
  24. Netsmart KidsOnline Safety
  25. Netsmart Kids–the Princess
  26. NetSmartKids–read-to-you–net safety
  27. Netsmartz internet safety rap
  28. NSTeens
  29. Online Safety Quiz
  30. Online Safety Quiz II
  31. Online safety video
  32. Safe surfing ebook—read to you
  33. Safe tech use–video
  34. Safety Land game
  35. Survivors on Online Treachery
  36. Teens Talk Back
  37. These six videos from kids like you
  38. Welcome to the Web


  1. You Can’t Take it Back
  2. quiz show game on Netiquette

Online Ads

  1. Admongo–explore, discover and learn about online ads while playing a game

Online plagiarism

  1. Clicky’s stolen song
  2. Hoax or not?
  3. Plagiarism video


  1. Broken Friendship
  2. Password creator
  3. Password creator—3 steps
  4. Password Rap
  5. Passwords—how secure is yours

Social media

  1. #Hashtag You’re It
  2. Look up–don’t let social media take over your life
  3. this video on email and IM
  4. Social Media Revolution–video; great music

Stranger Danger

  1. Clicky II


  1. Texting etc–Chicken Road YouTube
  2. Safe texting–video


For a complete Digital Citizenship curriculum for K-8 with 17 topics. 46 lessons. 46 projects. A year-long curriculum that covers everything you need to discuss on internet safety and efficiency, check out K-8 Digital Citizenship Curriculum.

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