Internet Saftey

Here is a site created and maintained by the FBI for teaching children about safe online surfing. There are games for the students to play set in wonderful scenes that allow for fun creativity. There are support instructions for teachers as well. 

Professor Garfield offers the lesson and then lets the children apply the lessons to situations. Great activity to do with your kids which could prompt conversation. This site is new and promises more to come, good learning activities for younger children.

BrainPop Internet Safety

Online Safety

You’ve got mail! Surfing the Web can be fun and informative, but it can be dangerous, too. Let Tim and Moby help you sort out the good from the bad as you learn some rules to keep you safe in this BrainPOP movie on online safety. Figure out how to keep your identity a secret, how to identify people who might not be a nice as they seem, and who can help you stay safe. You’ll also discover some rules that are good to follow both online and in life and what can happen if you break the World Wide Web code of conduct. Finally, you’ll find out about some places that are good for kids to hang out online. Here’s a hint: BrainPOP is definitely one of them!