Technology Summer Learning Links
Enlaces de Aprendizaje de Tecnología
- Canada’s Centre for Digital & Media Literacy
Educational computer games that introduce kids to key ideas in media and digital literacy.
- Carnegie Mellon University Cyber Academy
At the Carnegie Cyber Academy, cadets complete several training missions in Cyberspace that equip them with the skills they need to be good cybercitizens and Cyber Defenders of the Internet.
- Cyber(smart:)How Cybersmart are you?
Online safety education through positive online experiences from the Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner in Australia. Empower children to explore the online world – safely – and develop their digital citizenship skills!
https://esafety.gov.au/education-resources/classroom-resources (scroll down for games and activities)
NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) that provides age-appropriate resources to help teach children how to be safer on- and offline.
- PBS Webonauts
Webonauts Internet Academy is a web original game for PBS KIDS GO! that gives kids 8- to 10-year-old an opportunity to have some fun while exploring what it means to be a citizen in a web-infused‚ information-rich world.
- Think U Know
If you’re between 8 and 10, you probably know a lot about using the internet. “Think U Know” helps you learn how to decide if what you are looking is good, what’s not, and show you ways you can get yourself out of bad situations.
Great website from the Australian Government “where parents can learn about the digital environment and keep updated on their children’s technology use. Find guidance for using safety settings on your family’s web-connected devices, tips for choosing movies and games and strategies for keeping young people safe online.”
- Common Sense Media for Parents
Advice for parents from Common Sense Media. “Welcome to the new frontier of parenting. If you have questions on how to take control of the technology in your kids’ lives, you came to the right place.”
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