Welcome: Tuned into Tech Internet Safety Webquest
Description: The internet is a powerful tool that allows you to communicate, gather information, network, publish and share resources. However, when not used cautiously or properly, the internet can expose you to ill-intentioned strangers, inappropriate content, computer viruses and cyber-bullying. This webquest will help you gather information about being safe while using the internet.
Grade Level: 6-8
Keywords: Internet, safety, cyberbullying, privacy
Author(s): Erin Pittenger
Description: This award winning website for teens allows you to access information and tips about social networking, cyberbullying, cell phones, netiquette, internet safety and find safe websites. You may also learn more about being part of their group.
Slideshare Search for Internet Safety
Description: Presentations, webinars and videos about online safety. Some of these resources are geared towards parents; but the information is still helpful.
Description: Public Serviced Announcement about chat/instant messaging safety.
Description: Very basic explanation of the internet and safety.
Description: Student made video on some internet safety risks.
Ask Kids Safety Wiki
Description: Type a word or phrase into the search box and locate information on internet safety. Example: Type "cyberbullying" and find a definition, corcerns for parents and tips for families about cyberbullying.