EQ: How should you handle inappropriate online talk?

Warm-up:

Edutyping: games

Learning Objectives

Students will be able to …

  • describe positive aspects of online talking and messaging.
  • identify situations in which flirting and chatting become inappropriate and risky.
  • understand rules for safe online messaging, and feel empowered to deal with uncomfortable situations when communicating online.

Activities/Assessments:

  1. Take three handout
  2. Perspectives on Chatting Safely Online
  3. Internet traffic light game
  4. Internet Safety tips
  5. Safe Online Assessment
  6.  Create a Safe Surfing Onlline Poster for students: www.Canva.com

Key Vocabulary

  • Opportunity – chances to connect with new friends online
  • Pitfall – disadvantages
  • Harass – someone saying mean things online
  • Risky – talking to someone online you don’t know
  • Inappropriate – not cool