Author:
Utah Lesson Plans
Subject:
Health Education
Material Type:
Lesson, Lesson Plan
Level:
High School
Tags:
  • Health
  • Lesson Plan
  • UEN
  • march22
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial
    Language:
    English
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    Being Good Digital Citizens with Today's Technologies

    Being Good Digital Citizens with Today's Technologies

    Overview

    During this lesson students will view a PowerPoint presentation to examine the dangers of technology. The presentation covers: pornography, cell phones, cyber-bullying, and social networking.

    Summary

    During this lesson students will view a PowerPoint presentation to examine the dangers of technology. The presentation covers: pornography, cell phones, cyber-bullying, and social networking.

    Background for Teachers

    attached website + document

    Intended Learning Outcomes

    Students should be able to identify and explain how to avoid common dangers with Internet searches, social networking sites and cell phones.

    Instructional Procedures

    1. Download zip file from materials section above.

      Save it to a desktop folder labeled technology dangers. (All videos are present in the zip file and linked to technology dangers folder. Individual videos are also provided if you want to use them without the power point.)

    2. Have students complete the Pretest.
    3. Using the PowerPoint, discuss technology dangers with the students.
    4. For additional student activity, access the Technology Dangers project.
    5. Have students complete the Posttest.

     

    Strategies for Diverse Learners

    In lieu of the pretest, you may have students discuss in small groups and then share with the class possible dangers they have heard about technology use.sdl

     

    Extensions

    Have students create a PSA (Public Service Announcement) video warning younger teens about the dangers they have learned about.

    Assessment Plan

    A pretest and posttest are provided.