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 Welcome to our Primary School Section

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Online+Identity

ONLINE IDENTITY

The Online Identity section discusses how we establish and portray ourselves online. This topic includes different components such as online personality, beliefs, and self-esteem.

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Media Balance and Dynamics

The Media Balance section focuses on the amount of time and energy spent using media. The Media Dynamics section deals with how different social contexts (school, home, community) impact media use.

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Relationships and Communication

In the Relationships and Communication section we concentrate on how we communicate and collaborate on- and offline.

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Privacy and Security

Privacy and Security considers the awareness and management of personal information online. This topic also raises discussion about moral and ethical risks when sharing or withholding personal information.

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Cyberbullying and Digital Drama

Problems that involve online harassment and humiliation are the focus of the Cyberbullying and Digital Drama section. This also includes online fights and disagreements.

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Gaming

The Gaming section considers video- and app-based gaming culture and the effects of gameplay.

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Digital Literacy

The subjects of how we find, evaluate, and create using technology are explored in the Digital Literacy section. Sharing and reproducing knowledge with or without consent is also reflected on here.

 

 Online Identity

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Social Media Superhero

Markus spends time online fighting cyberbullying and solving digital drama. He feels like a superhero whenever he can get someone to take down a nasty comment or apologize.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also includes Cyberbullying + Digital Drama


Oversharing

Dalia is frustrated that her mom shares too much about her online.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication


Look Like Me

Chelsea noticed that she didn't look like anyone on Instagram. She became insecure and unsure if she should change her looks.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Media Balance and Dynamics

Not So Private Diary

Jamie puts her private diary online and friends are upset when they read personal posts about them.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication


Media Balance and Dynamics 

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Grades Up, Tech Down

Sasha's parents realize that her grades are too low. They take away her iPad even though she believes it helps her.

  • Primary and Middle School


 The Bottomless Well

Raina realizes that she may be watching too much T.V. but struggles to stop and finds herself unable to self-regulate.

  • Primary and Middle School


The Unstable Family Table

Madison is frustrated that her parents are always on their devices at dinner. She finally confronts them.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication


Pocket Dial

Darcy's parents gave him a cell phone to have when walking home from school. He never takes it out in school but he gets a call in the middle of the day and now his in trouble.

  • Primary School


New Team

Marc decides to quit soccer in order to be on the video game team. His parents are worried and don't think he should be on the team. Marc thinks they don't understand video games.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Gaming


Lean in Learning

Reed gets a tablet from his family and learns the value of interacting with media instead of simply watching T.V.

  • Primary School


Interactive

Travis wants to be more active and healthy. His family start playing exercise video games together as a family.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Media Gaming


What’s in a Game

Layla and her mother have non-stop arguments about video games.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Gaming


The Screen In-Between

Aarav feels disconnected from his mother who has started going to work and using her phone more.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication


Look Like Me

Chelsea noticed that she didn't look like anyone on Instagram. She became insecure and unsure if she should change her looks.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Media Balance and Dynamics


Sharing Not-So-Caring

Briana and Beth are twin sisters who have to share the iPad. They struggle to find a system that works.

  • Primary School


 Relationships and Communication

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Skins for Friendships

Greg, otherwise unpopular, is the best at Fortnite at his school. He gains his popularity by gaming. His boarding school gets a call from his parents. Greg is spending large amounts of money on his credit card. How Greg get sucks into gaming, skins and trading for friendship.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also found in Gaming


Hi My Name is …

Andrea was nervous about chatting with strangers online in a video game platform. She wasn't sure if they were who they said they were.

  • Elementary School

  • Also found in Privacy + Security


 The Unstable Family Table

Madison is frustrated that her parents are always on their devices at dinner. She finally confronts them.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also found in Media Balance and Dynamics


Problem Solved

Britta learns that video games have positive effects and plays with her Dad to help her in school.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also found in Gaming


The Stalemate

Dalia gets her phone taken away and gets into a large argument with her parents. They struggle to come to an understanding or agreement.

  • Elementary, Middle and High School

  • Also found in Media Balance


Just for Fun

Alex gets intense while playing video games and is disinvited to play with the group.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication


Out of the Loop

Chad is not on a group thread. He thought he was part of the group. Chad wonders what he should do and if he is considered a friend of theirs.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Cyberbullying and Digital Drama


Oversharenting

Dalia is frustrated that her mom shares too much about her online.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication


Not So Private Diary

Jamie puts her private diary online and friends are upset when they read personal posts about them.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Online Identity


Exotic Melons

Jade had a new science project on the food groups. She decided to do her project on exotic melons. She typed the words into google and hit images. It was not melons she was seeing on her screen!

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication

  • (S) Sensitive due to sexual content


 Privacy and Security

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Hi My Name is …

Andrea was nervous about chatting with strangers online in a video game platform. She wasn't sure if they were who they said they were.

  • Elementary School

  • Also found in Privacy + Security


  The Big Bad Web

Addison overheard her mom talking about how scary the internet is and now she is afraid to go online.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Digital Literacy


Flag it

Meredith loves watching videos on Tik Tok but recently noticed inappropriate ones. She isn't sure if she should report them.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Digital Literacy


Mom’s phone

This story is for student and parent sessions. Kaitlin is excited to learn the language of the country she is living in. She looks ups words all the time. While driving her Mom lets Kaitlin use her phone and Kaitlin finds more than just a definition.

  • Primary School and parents

  • (S) due to sexual Content


 Cyberbullying and Digital Drama

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 Social Media Superhero

Markus spends time online fighting cyberbullying and solving digital drama. He feels like a superhero when he can get someone to take down a nasty comment or apologize.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also found in Online Identity


Out of the Loop

Chad is not on a group thread. He thought he was part of the group. Chad wonders what he should do and if he is considered a friend of theirs.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication


 Boogers For Lunch

Tim and Harry see John in front of Starbucks. John has no idea that they took a picture of him and have circulated it to the entire class via Snapchat.

  • Elementary and Middle School

  • Also found in Digital Literacy


 Gaming

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Skins for Friendships

Greg, otherwise unpopular, is the best at Fortnite at his school. He gains his popularity by gaming. His boarding school gets a call from his parents. Greg is spending large amounts of money on his credit card. How Greg get sucks into gaming, skins and trading for friendship.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication


Problem Solved

Britta learns that video games have positive effects and plays with her Dad to help her in school.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also found in Relationship and Communication

Just for Fun

Alex gets intense while playing video games and is disinvited to play with the group.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication


Enter Your Birthdate

Adrian isn't sure if she should lie about his birth date online in order to play a game.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Privacy and Security

Mom won't notice. It's just 2€

Emma now rides the bus to school alone. She also loves playing Clash of Clans on her bus ride. She thinks her Mom will never notice a few in-App purchases.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also found in Digital Literacy


New Team

Marc decides to quit soccer in order to be on the video game team. His parents are worried and don't think he should be on the team. Marc thinks they don't understand video games.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Media Balance and Dynamics


Interactive

Travis wants to be more active and healthy. His family start playing exercise video games together as a family.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Media Balance and Dynamics


What’s in a Game

Layla and her mother have non-stop arguments about video games.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Gaming


 Digital Literacy

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 Boogers For Lunch

Tim and Harry see John in front of Starbucks. John has no idea that they took a picture of him and have circulated it to the entire class via Snapchat.

  • Elementary and Middle School

  • Also found in Cyberbullying and Digital Drama


 The Big Bad Web

Addison overheard her mom talking about how scary the internet is and now she is afraid to go online.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Privacy and Security


Mom won't notice. It's just 2€

Emma now rides the bus to school alone. She also loves playing Clash of Clans on her bus ride. She thinks her Mom will never notice a few in-App purchases.

  • Primary and Middle School

  • Also found in Gaming


“My” Poem

Eric writes a poem that is loosely based off of another poem he found online. His friend believes he is plagiarizing.

  • Primary School


What’s the Truth

Maria writes an article in the newspaper and includes fake news. She has no idea. Her teacher explains.

  • Primary School


Flag it

Meredith loves watching videos on Tik Tok but recently noticed inappropriate ones. She isn't sure if she should report them.

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Privacy and Security


My Internet Brain

Devin uses the internet for completing his work. While this seems like a smart plan at first, it starts to negatively affect him.

  • Primary School


Ad Attack

Stella learns about ads and how influential they can be. She starts to be skeptical of how she is influenced and persuaded.

  • Primary School


Popped Pop Up

Tate clicked on a pop-up ad to win a free iPad and has now installed a virus on his father's computer on accident.

  • Primary School


Charged and Guilty

Seth was purchasing in-app items and spending his mother's money without knowing about it. Finally she gets the bill and is shocked.

  • Primary School


Exotic Melons

Jade had a new science project on the food groups. She decided to do her project on exotic melons. She typed the words into google and hit images. It was not melons she was seeing on her screen!

  • Primary School

  • Also found in Relationships and Communication

  • (S) Sensitive due to sexual content