URL Clues on the Internet: Authority of a Website
Students use the internet to complete this lesson. In groups, they are introduced to the techniques to use the internet properly and now to determine its authenticy. They also discover the difference between the .com, .net, and .gov websites.
3rd - 6th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 15 Downloads
Staying Safe Online
Discuss with your class online safety and show them how to choose sites that are appropriate. Youngsters then play an interactive game which helps them determine suitable websites. An excellent, lively instructional activity that teaches...
2nd - 3rd 21st Century Skills CCSS: Designed
Identifying High-Quality Sites
Use a Huffington Post article focused on false pictures of Hurricane Sandy to launch a discussion about the reliability of online information. Groups compare and contrast how print and broadcast media regulate data gathering with the...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Students search kids websites in order to decifer between advertising on the websites and other information. Students focus on five different kinds of online ads which are prevalent on children’s sites. Working in pairs, they practice...
3rd - 5th 21st Century Skills CCSS: Designed
What is the World Wide Web?
Did you know that the World Wide Web and the Internet are not the same thing? Did you know that Tim Berners-Lee is considered the father of the Web? Networks, web servers, web hosts, website addresses, domain names, web languages,...
4 mins 5th - 12th Technology & Engineering