NSW Department of Education
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Common Sense Education Digital Citizenship Curriculum

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Find planned out lessons, study material and parent/guardian handouts in this extensive digital citizenship curriculum.

This updated digital citizenship curriculum from Common Sense Education includes detailed lesson plans, slides and take-home material. These lessons cover years 3-8, and cover the following topics:

  • media balance and well-being
  • privacy and security
  • digital footprint and identity
  • relationships and communication
  • cyberbullying, digital drama and hate speech
  • news and media literacy.

You will need to log in with a free Common Sense Education account to access the lesson and take-home materials. All documents and slides are Google G Suite documents – they are visible to anyone, but to make copies that you can modify you will need a Google Drive account.

Curriculum and syllabus links

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