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Internet Safety Curriculum - Twelfth Grade
Internet Safety DomainsISTE Digital Citizenship StandardTwelfth GradeWebsiteHandout

(3) Risks of transmitting personal information on the Internet

(2d) Manage their personal data to maintain digital privacy and security and are aware of data-collection technology used to track their navigation online.

Protecting Your Personal Information
Students learn about the methods criminals use to steal identities. Using this handout, they can learn more about how to prevent identity theft as well as what to do if their identity information is compromised.

https://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0080-public-wi-fi-networks
http://www.sps186.org/downloads/basic/480029/Teens-Protect%20Your%20Identity%20From%20Thieves.pdf

(4) Recognizing and avoiding unsolicited or deceptive communications received online.

(2d) Manage their personal data to maintain digital privacy and security and are aware of data-collection technology used to track their navigation online.

Learn the various, common scams, how to recognize them, and what you can do avoid becoming a victim to online scams and phishing.

https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/scam-alerts

(5) Recognizing and reporting online harassment and cyber-bullying.

(2b) Engage in positive, safe, legal and ethical behavior when using technology, including social interactions online or when using networked devices.

You Can't Take It Back
In this video, a teen regrets his participation on a web site created to rate others at his school. Using the Lesson Plan, students discuss the positive and negative aspects of the Internet and offer ideas about what the boy could have done when his friends asked him to rate the web site.

http://www.netsmartz.org/RealLifeStories/CantTakeItBack
http://www.sps186.org/downloads/basic/284064/YouCantTakeItBack

(6) Reporting illegal activities and communications on the Internet.

(2b) Engage in positive, safe, legal and ethical behavior when using technology, including social interactions online or when using networked devices.

Nigerian Mail Scam
A wealthy foreigner needs help moving millions of dollars from his homeland. He promises a hefty reward for assisting him. Read the truth behind the Nigerian scam.

https://www.onguardonline.gov/articles/0002l-nigerian-email-scam