Plot / Description
To make the most of the Internet, kids need to be prepared to make smart decisions. Be Internet Awesome teaches kids the fundamentals of digital safety and citizenship so they can explore the online world with confidence.
Developed in collaboration with online safety experts, Be Internet Awesome provides tools for kids, parents and educators, including a free web-based game and classroom curriculum, to help teach these lessons through hands-on practice.
"Be Internet Awesome"
I couldn't imagine what the world would be like without internet today. It'd be nothing but chaos.
I've tried preparing him for the real world. I'm not with him 24/7, so I can't protect him all the time, can I?
Kids are inherently curious, and on the internet, there's so much knowledge and information that I need to make sure that as an educator, that I'm teaching them the skills that they need to start to look out for themselves. The Be Internet Awesome program is designed to teach students in a fun way how to be safe online.
You're on a web page and you see a button that says "Click Here and you could win a million dollars!". What do you think would happen? Yeah, Matthew?
Maybe you'd get scammed. Ethan.
Whatever you're on could get a virus.
What do you do if someone you don't know tries to follow you?
I block them, because I have a private account.
We're about to journey into a place that's called Interland to learn how to be internet awesome.
One hundred points!
Good job, Zaire! All right!
You got it!
What they do online now is something that's going to follow them for the rest of their lives. The lessons we're doing and the activities that we're doing in the classroom are making an impact. They are developing the skills that they need in order to be able to keep themselves safe online.
Most likely it'd be real.
It's fake. Look how internet is spelled.
Then I would have got phished.
Nowadays the internet is the way people see you.
Anybody can post anything on the internet. And sometimes those things that they post are not OK.
Be respectful to others . If somebody gets hurt, try to help them.
If you come across something that's either inappropriate or, like, bullying, or just anything that makes you feel uncomfortable, you should tell somebody.
Be internet awesome.
Be Internet Smart
Be Internet Alert
Be Internet Strong
Be Internet Kind
Be Internet Brave
Be Internet Awesome
Helping kids be safe, confident explorers of the online world.