CyberSmarts: Staying Safe Online

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CyberSmarts: Staying Safe Online, a unique collection of five Interactive eBooks, gives students hands-on experience in navigating the online world in a safe, controlled environment. Titles include: Stopping Cyberbullying Avoiding Predators Online Protecting Your Privacy Online Using Social Networks Playing Games Online Created for elementary students, the guided simulations safely teach users to: Create a username Choose an avatar Chat Send messages and emails Create profiles Receive and respond to ___ _ __friend ___ _ invitations Easy to use with a group or individually, these Interactive eBooks can be projected on a whiteboard or viewed on individual student computers. Instructional tools include lesson plans, reproducibles, and research prompts. Reviews ___ _ __Ingenious ___ _ __Opportunities to practice smart online behavior are everywhere, and suggestions for fun, safe gaming and social-networking environments are offered at every turn. This is an exciting resource. ___ _ ,Booklist ___ _ __Clean and easy to use ___ _ __The simulations add an impressively engaging element to the ebooks that allow users to immediately practice the skills they learn through the text. Online safety is a key component of state technology standardsand is required curriculum. This series is one good way to address those standards ___ _ __A solid bang for the buck. ___ _ School Library Journal ___ _ __I truly believe that CyberSmarts will change the way we teach our students about digital citizenship, and the most important thing, the way that they learn and embrace the subject. ___ _ ,Shannon Miller, Teacher Librarian, Van Meter Community School District, IA ___ _ __Engaging, informative, and interactive. Highly recommended for elementary and middle school ___ _ __as a classroom station, assigned homework, small group discussion, and an impetus for topic discussion. ___ _ JoAnn Conlon, Spring Branch ISD, TX ___ _ __Provides children and tweens, and their parents and teachers, with the tools and information to successfully and safely navigate our increasingly digital world. An accessible and informative way to ensure young people are safe, responsible, and smart citizens of the digital world. ___ _ Joanne de Groot, University of Alberta

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