Posts Tagged ‘Cybersafety’

BTN (Behind The News) – Digital Footprint

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http://www.abc.net.au/btn/story/s3220088.htm

Click on the above link to view the BtN story on ‘Digital Footprints’. Once you’ve completed watching the story you will need to answer the questions, from below, in your English books.

  1. Give an example of how a person’s movements are tracked.
  2. Why has online privacy been an issue in recent years?
  3. What happened to the Sony Playstation network?
  4. What did it mean for Sony’s online users?
  5. What sorts of information are people sharing online?
  6. How can online activity be monitored?
  7. How can information footprints be useful?
  8. Give examples of how people can make smart choices online.
  9. What do you understand more clearly since watching the story?

eSmart Week

How to be safe online!

https://www.esafety.gov.au/kids-quiz/

This week is National eSmart week. As a grade we have been discussing ways in which to keep ourselves safe online. Your task today is to write a ‘recipe’ for others to follow to keep safe online. First let’s refer to the format of a procedural text via spellodrome-

Here are some links for you to refer to-

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/Documents/about/programs/bullystoppers/rtpworthrisk.pdf

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/Documents/about/programs/bullystoppers/rtpdigitaltattoo.pdf

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/Documents/about/programs/bullystoppers/rtppix.pdf

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/Documents/about/programs/bullystoppers/rtpprivate.pdf

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/Documents/about/programs/bullystoppers/rtpremix.pdf

You need to plan and write your draft in your writing book. After editing your work (I will be focusing on your editing today, I need to see your corrections for spelling, punctuation etc and I need to see you expand on your ideas, or rewrite parts to improve the clarity of your writing), you need to publish this work onto your blog.