Cyber Safety and Netiquette

Digital Citizenship Lesson

At the Bell: Open the linked Google Form. Answer the At the Bell question. Leave it open for the lesson.

Objectives: As a result of this lesson, students will define the concepts of digital citizenship, netiquette, and cyber bullying.

Assignment: Online tutorials, note taking, class participation, complete Google Form

Enrichment: Create a cartoon about digital citizenship. You can do it on paper or on the computer.




Digital Literacy


Digital Citizenship Lots of great resources.


More Digital Citizenship


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These sites have resources for teaching Digital Citizenship in the classroom

  1. Common Sense Media
  2. Netsmartz -
  3. Be Cyber Wise -
  4. Digital Citizenship Site
  5. Yahoo Safely
  6. Cable in the Classroom
  7. FOSI Family Online Safety Institute


These blogs address topics around Digital Citizenship frequently

  1. Anne Collier - Net Family News
  2. Danah Boyd
  3. Innovative Educator Blog

Research To Know About

This research is related to the topic and can provide insights

  1. Zero to Eight -Children's Mobile Technology Use in America by Common Sense Media
  2. Youth Safety on a Living Internet Study - Study
  3. The Good Play Project
  4. Pew Internet and American Life Project
  5. Netsmartz Statistics -


Google Education - Understanding Digital Citizenship in Education