Grade 7-9 Net Smart Interactives

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NS Teens: Website Warrior site description for NS Teens: Website Warrior
"Mike’s website has been hacked! Help him defeat the viruses, phishers, and Trojan horse before they ruin everything." 
http://www.nsteens.org/Games/WebsiteWarrior

 
Admongo site description for Admongo
This is an interactive game, with many environments to explore, that helps you to spot all of the advertising that is around us during our day. 
http://www.admongo.gov/admongo.html

 
NetSmartz: NS Teens Challenge site description for NetSmartz: NS Teens Challenge
Are you smart about your online actions? This NSTeens interactive has 5 short videos along with a specific challenge for each topic.  
http://www.nsteens.org/Quizzes/NSTeensChallenge

 
Which Internet User are You? site description for Which Internet User are You?
Answer all of the questions in the quiz on this page and you'll be matched up with a NS Teens character. What kind of tech user are you? 
http://www.nsteens.org/Quizzes/WhichInternetUserAreYou

 
Can You Keep it Private? site description for Can You Keep it Private?
This NS Teens quiz asks some important questions about passwords and what you post online. 
http://www.nsteens.org/Quizzes/CanYouKeepItPrivate

 
Secure my Cyberspace: Tiki Flip site description for Secure my Cyberspace: Tiki Flip
Play this memory game and find matches for Virus, Trojan Horse, Adware and Spyware. When you find the match, you will hear a description of that term. 
http://www.securemycyberspace.com/kids/games.html

 
NetSmartz: Friend or Fake site description for NetSmartz: Friend or Fake
In this video, Keyan’s new online friend wants to take up all of his time and meet face-to-face. What will his friends say about this? 
http://www.nsteens.org/Videos/FriendOrFake

 
No Signal site description for No Signal
This game from Kids Help Phone is game show style; you get to choose the question and category as you test your bullying and online safety smarts. 
http://www.kidshelpphone.ca/Teens/YourSpace/No-Signal.aspx

 
NetBasics.org site description for NetBasics.org
These animated videos from New Zealand are a great, fun way to get to know the risks we face online. Watch the episode and then review the guidelines to help you avoid the dangers. 
http://www.netbasics.org.nz/

 
Rescue Run site description for Rescue Run
It's up to you to save your friends from meeting people offline. As you run through the neighbourhood, use the up arrow to jump. Catch your friend before the meeting. 
http://www.nsteens.org/games/rescuerun

 
TextED.ca site description for TextED.ca
This site is designed to help teens develop safe and respectful texting practices. Features include an accronictionary (a guide to text abbreviations), textual relations 101, games and quizzes (in the Xtras section). 
http://www.texted.ca/app/en/

 
Jo Cool or Jo Fool Cybertour site description for Jo Cool or Jo Fool Cybertour
This Canadian activity from MediaSmarts invites you to "take a CyberTour with Josie and Joseph Cool, as they visit their twelve favorite Web sites, and decide whether or not they're making smart choices". [site introduction] 
http://mediasmarts.ca/sites/default/files/games/joecool_joefool/en/
start_tour.html

 
Cyberbullying: Broken Friendship site description for Cyberbullying: Broken Friendship
Watch this animated video to see what happens when: "A friendship is broken when a teen gives her best friend's password to some other girls at school." (site) 
http://www.netsmartz.org/stories/friendship.htm

 
Teens - Secure my Cyberspace site description for Teens - Secure my Cyberspace
This website shares videos and stories from real teens. If you are interested in any of the issues being discussed, you can follow the links for more information. 
http://www.securemycyberspace.com/teens/index.html

 
Netsmartz: Amy's Choice Video site description for Netsmartz: Amy's Choice Video
Hear the true story of a 15-year-old girl who left home to meet in person with a man she first "met" online. You can also read the story from her mother's perspective. 
http://www.netsmartz.org/stories/amy.htm
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