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What Is Personal Information?

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What Is Personal Information?


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Personal information identifies who we are, where we live, and how family, friends and others can find us to talk to us or come over and visit us. Personal information can help us communicate with others, but we have to be careful with that information when on the computer. Help students stay safe on the internet. This video helps students determine what "personal" information they should not share with internet strangers.

Content Standard(s):
Digital Literacy and Computer Science
DLIT (2018)
Grade: 1
4) Demonstrate age-appropriate methods for keeping personal information private.

Example: Keep passwords confidential, use anonymous profile picture or avatar, develop user names that are non-identifying or do not include actual name.

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Evidence Of Student Attainment:
  • will keep passwords private.
  • choose icons, avatars, and usernames that don't identify personal information.
Teacher Vocabulary:
  • password
  • public
  • private
  • username
  • icon
  • avatar
Students know:
  • that passwords protect their private information.
  • passwords should be kept private.
  • photographs and usernames can be used as identifying information.
  • photogrpahs and usernames shared online should not identify them.
Students are able to:
  • keep their passwords private.
  • choose icons and avatars instead of a photograph of them.
  • create usernames that don't identify them to the public.
Students understand that:
  • they have personal information that identifies them and it should not be shared.
  • safety rules are important to follow when using a computer.
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 1
1.5.1) Describe situations in which students must choose between healthy and risky behaviors.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 2
2.7.2) Describe personal behaviors that enhance safety at school, home, and within the community.

Examples: staying seated on the bus; surfing the Internet with caution; practicing water safety; learning self-defense skills

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 4
4.1.1) Describe school practices that promote a safe and healthy environment.

Tags: internet safety, personal information
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Author: Michelle Frye