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Internet Safety

Grades K-5

Kindergarten

Essential Standard: Remember safety and ethical issues related to the responsible use of information and technology resources.

  • Identify examples of responsible use and care of technology hardware and software.
  • Remember internet safety rules.
  • Recognize the importance of respect for the work of others.

First Grade

Essential Standard: Understand safety and ethical issues related to the responsible use of information and technology resources.

  • Use technology hardware and software responsibly.
  • Explain why safety is important when using the Internet.
  • Recognize the need to obtain permission or give credit when using intellectual property of others.

Second Grade

Essential Standard: Understand issues related to the safe, ethical, and responsible use of information and technology resources.

  • Use technology hardware and software responsibly.
  • Explain why safe use of electronic resources is important.
  • Use simple citation rules for print and electronic resources.

Third Grade

Essential Standard: Understand issues related to the safe, ethical, and responsible use of information and technology resources

  • Understand the guidelines for responsible use of technology hardware.
  • Understand ethical behavior (copyright, not plagiarizing, netiquette) when using resources.
  • Understand internet safety precautions (personal information, passwords, etc.).

Fourth Grade

Essential Standard: Understand issues related to the safe, ethical, and responsible use of information and technology resources.

  • Understand the guidelines for responsible use of technology hardware.
  • Understand ethical behavior (copyright, not plagiarizing, netiquette) when using resources.
  • Understand internet safety precautions (personal information, passwords, etc.).

Fifth Grade

Essential Standard:

Understand issues related to the safe, ethical, and responsible use of information and technology resources.

  • Understand the guidelines for responsible use of technology hardware.
  • Understand ethical behavior (e.g., copyright, not plagiarizing, netiquette) when using resources.
  • Understand internet safety precautions (e.g., personal information, passwords, etc.).