Digital Citizenship Project

Mason M Per.3

Digital citizenship

Digital citizenship is what you need to follow online. This includes Digital Etiquette, Information Privacy, plagiarism and many more. Following these rules is very important. By following these rules it can make being online safer and better. It can stop you from being cyberbullied and getting sued. These rules help be a nice person and to keep you safe online.

Rule 1: Digital Etiquette


If you are online and you are about to say something mean, think about if you would say that to a person in real life.

Rule 2: Information Privacy

Do not post/share everything

You should not share any personal information like where you live and credit card number online.

Rule 3: Social Networking

Learn about the site

When you sign up for a social website you should learn about the site more to make sure that it does not have a virus.

Rule 4: Online Saftey

Tell a adult

If anyone is hurting you in any way tell your parents or report the user.

Rule 5: Cyberbullying

Don't fight back

If you are being cyberbullied don't fight back, they are just trying to get a reaction out of you, the best thing to do is tell a adult.

Rule 6: Plagiarism

Give credit

If you have a book report or any project and you got information from a site you should make sure you put it in your own words or give credit to the author.

Rule 7: Copyright

Get their word

If you want to sell a movie, art, or book that was made by someone else you need their word that you can use it. Other wise you can be sued and need to pay money to the owner.