Fourth Grade Internet Safety Lessons

Objective 4.SE.1.1 Understand the guidelines for responsible use of technology hardware.

Activity 1

  • Discuss ACS Acceptable Use Policy for Technology
  • Put it in words students understand
  • Have students make a poster showing they understand one or more of the rules.

Activity 2: Digital Citizenship

Objective 4.SE.1.2 Understand ethical behavior (copyright, not plagiarizing, netiquette) when using resources.

Activity 1:

Activity 2: Cyberbullying

Objective 4.SE.1.3 Understand internet safety precautions (personal information, passwords, etc.).

Activity 1:


Activity 2: Online Safety With Professor Garfield

Students will watch the video and do the activites at:

Then they will enter advice for online safety on the Balfour Blog:

Students will receive a certificate of completion:

Activity 3: Creating Internet Safety Videos

  • Students will Watch the BrainPop Jr movie on Internet Safety
  • They will complete the Graphic Organizer while watching the movie internet_safety_4.jpg
  • In groups of 3, students will use their graphic organizer to write an internet Safety Video
  • Students will use Movie Maker Software and their laptops w/webcam to create their internet safety video
  • Videos will be uploaded to their class blog and videos will be watched once per week during class.

Activity 4: Bullying is for the Dogs