JEPS Tech News 21

Term 1, 2018

Commonsense Media

Common Sense Education’s FREE Digital Citizenship Curriculum empowers students to think critically, behave safely, and participate responsibly in our digital world. These 21st-century skills are essential for students to harness the full potential of technology for learning.

K-12 curriculum:

• Introduces reliable, research-based information to students about digital media and their impact

• Offers a comprehensive yet balanced approach in addressing safety and security concerns, including ethics and behaviour issues, as well as digital literacy skills

• Includes research-based lessons based on the work of Howard Gardner and the GoodPlay Project at the Harvard Graduate School of Education

• Provides student-centred, media-rich lesson materials that emphasize skill building, critical thinking, ethical discussion, media creation, and decision making to students of all ages

• Addresses the whole community by providing materials to educate parents and families about digital citizenship

• Includes rich professional development resources such as tutorials, videos, and webinars . Our Scope & Sequence consists of three units for grade bands K-2, 3-5, and 6 one unit.

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Scope and Sequence

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K-2 lessons

Unit 1 - Kindergarten

Unit 2 - Year 1

Unit 3 - Year 2

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Year 3-5 lessons

Unit 1 - Year 3

Unit 2 - Year 4

Unit 3 - Year 5

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Year 6 lessons

Unit 1 - Year 6

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Games and Interactives

Classroom posters

Training videos

Other cyber safety resources