Posts Tagged ‘Safer Internet Day’

BTN (Behind The News) – Episode 1 2018

Click on the link below to access the first BtN episode for 2018.

Select episode one to watch.

To view individual stories from this episode scroll down to the stories list further down the page.


Complete an Inspiration Map using KEY WORDS from one of the BtN stories you watched.

Using Pages complete the following activities.

  1. Choose one story and write a detailed report about the content. You may add further research from the Internet.
  2. Screen capture app buttons used for Social Media. e.g Twitter.  How many do you know?
  3. Give your opinion. ‘Should Social Media be accessible to children under 13 years of age?”  Support your opinion.
  4. List the sports at the Winter Olympics
  5. Write the profile you would give those viewing your internet use. Name, Age, interests
  6. What products would pop up on your screen that match your profile?

BTN (Behind The News) – Digital Footprint

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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?