Today's resource is a wonderful self guided curriculum for third through fifth graders called Digital Passport.
Here is a screen-shot of the site:
Summary of Tool: This program provides five engaging lessons to hep students become better digital citizens. Each lesson includes a video and an online interactive game. Students are also able to complete "Missions" in which they are asked to use their newly acquired knowledge in order to earn badges in their Digital Passport. The topic covered include:
- Cell Phone Use and Multitasking
- Crediting Resources
Age Group: 3rd - 5th Grade
Benefits for teachers: Students can use their computer lab time to learn engaging critical life skills. Requires little planning/set up on the teachers part. Provides tip sheets to send home to parents. Helps students learn important computer skills highlighted in the Common Core State Standards.