Cyberbullying and Civic Participation
Level: Grades 7 and 8
This lesson is part of USE, UNDERSTAND & ENGAGE: A Digital Media Literacy Framework for Canadian Schools.
This lesson allows students to explore the concepts of rules, values and ethics and learn how they influence our decision-making. Students are then invited to consider how they can contribute to create positive online cultures.
This lesson is part of the Cyberbullying: Encouraging ethical online behaviour lesson series.
Students will demonstrate the ability to:
- understand the role of rules, values and ethics in helping us do the right thing
- suggest rules for preventing cyberbullying
Home and School Connection
- Promoting Ethical Online Behaviours with Your Kids
- Building Empathy in Children and Teens
- Do the Right Thing
- Family Online Rules
Click here to download the Rules, Values and Ethics slideshow.
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