Internet is really helpful. Some people can’t even live without it, but it can be very dangerous if you don’t surf following some basic rules. Watch the following video with ten safe-surfing tips for teenagers.
Activity 1: List the main safe surfing tips mentioned in the video.
Activity 2: Complete this quiz on-line about how you use the Internet.
Activity 3: Visit Safety Land and learn how to stay safe surfing the Internet.
Here is the Spanish version of this game:
This is another game in Spanish “Triviral”:
Another game in Spanish to learn how to keep your privacy on the Internet is “Privial”:
Activity 4: Now join the Webonauts Internet Academy and graduate learning how to surf in the confused wordwide web. What is their motto?
Activity 5: Watch the following video about Internet safety and find the answer to these questions.
1. What is the Internet threat mentioned in the video?
2. Can you give an advice to avoid that threat?
Team project: Make a poster or a video with a slogan for Internet safety, include also some of the tips to surf the Internet in a safe way or the main Internet threats and images. You can make this project using construction paper, or in a digital poster using the Glogster website (send me the link) or a video using Windows Movie Maker or any other software to make videos.
Remember: Explore, learn and create using your imagination! That is how we must learn in order to understand. And cooperate, every member of the group should work in differents tasks, such as selecting the images, music, writing the slogan, the tips, editing the video. Together you can learn and build knowledge.
Here is an example of a video created by a student for the same kind of project. I am sure you can do it much better!
Finally, an interesting video in Spanish on the youtube channel “Friendlly Screens“:
Send a comment! Read the comments sent by our students last year with different tips to stay safe on the Internet. Have you ever had any bad experience surfing the web? Do you know anybody who is or has been threatened on the Internet?