Grade 7-9 Net Smart Interactives

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Protect Your Personal Information site description for Protect Your Personal Information
This video explains why keeping personal information private is so important (especially in an online environment), and offers tips for young people.

MediaSmarts: Click if You Agree site description for MediaSmarts: Click if You Agree
Click if You Agree is a game that helps you develop the skills and confidence to read privacy policies and terms of use instead of just clicking on the “I agree” button. There are four scenarios to read through, choosing the most relevant parts of the policies.

NetSmartz: 6 Degrees of Information site description for NetSmartz: 6 Degrees of Information
Five teens find out how much information an Internet researcher is able to find out about them online.

Mobile Location Privacy site description for Mobile Location Privacy
What are the potential dangers of revealing location information via your phone’s camera? Watch this video to learn how you can protect yourself from giving out too much information when you snap and upload a picture.

Say No to Sexting site description for Say No to Sexting
Pictures are forever. This video offers some advice about sexting and explains how digitally shared photos can live forever.

Social Smarts: Privacy, the Internet and You site description for Social Smarts: Privacy, the Internet and You
This graphic novel follows a couple of teenagers as they start at a new school. They quickly learn more about how social media works and how to think critically about their online activities.

My Privacy Quiz site description for My Privacy Quiz
How well do you know your privacy rights? Take the quiz! This online activity is from the Privacy Commission of Canada.

Heads Up! Stop. Think. Click site description for Heads Up! Stop. Think. Click
Here's a reminder that before we post online, download a game or buy something, we should take a second to stop and think before we click. Just using our heads...

Share with Care site description for Share with Care
Check out this video; it's a great reminder that the things we post online could have an impact on people in the real world.

Growing an Online Reputation site description for Growing an Online Reputation
This activity has a description of online reputation, tips for growing a positive online reputation and a quiz to help you find the best options.

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.

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.

Top Secret! site description for Top Secret!
This game can help you look at the benefits and drawbacks of sharing information online. You can give your opinion about what the characters in the story should do about their privacy dilemmas, from posting photos to buying music online.

Netsmartz: Password Plunder site description for Netsmartz: Password Plunder
The Vikings are coming! You will need to protect your village from Viking invaders by building a strong password wall.

NetSmartz: Two Kinds of Stupid site description for NetSmartz: Two Kinds of Stupid
What happens when Eduardo posts some party pictures on his social media? This video takes a look at some of the consequences in terms of online and school reputation.

NetSmartz: Tad's Profile Panic site description for NetSmartz: Tad's Profile Panic
Check out this NSTeens PacMan-style game about keeping your personal information private.

Commoncraft: Social Networking in Plain English site description for Commoncraft: Social Networking in Plain English
Watch this creative video about social networking. Be sure to check out the related topics on the right side: twitter, blogs and wikis.

Netsmartz: Your Photo Fate site description for Netsmartz: Your Photo Fate
Once you send a photo online, it's out of your hands. Watch the video to discover why.

Post-to-be Private site description for Post-to-be Private
Who's on your Friends list? Here's a short video and tips for social networking.

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.
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