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Learn All Year Long

Kids and teens should read and write even when they are out of school. Why is this so important?

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Parent & Afterschool Resources

ReadWriteThink has a variety of resources for out-of-school use. Visit our Parent & Afterschool Resources section to learn more.

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How to Be Safe Online

 

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How to Be Safe Online

Grades 6 – 12
Author

Traci Gardner

Traci Gardner

Blacksburg, Virginia

Publisher

National Council of Teachers of English

Tip Topic Tips for Teaching With Technology
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Activities & Projects

Grades   9 – 12  |  Activity & Project

Creating a Safe Online Profile

After exploring online names, teens choose a screen name or e-mail address for themselves and decide what is a safe online profile.

 

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Games & Tools

Grades   9 – 12  |  Game & Tool

Profile Publisher

With this interactive tool, teens can create printed social networking or magazine/newspaper profiles for themselves, peers, family members, or fictional characters from books.

 

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Tips & How-To's

Grades   6 – 12  |  Tip & How-To

How to Be Safe Online

By teaching teens some basic guidelines about online safety, you can help make sure the time they spend online is safe.

 

Grades   6 – 12  |  Tip & How-To

How to Start a Blog

Composing a blog entry gives teens practice in organizing and presenting their ideas effectively and a chance to communicate with their readers.

 

Grades   K – 6  |  Tip & How-To

Help Children Play and Stay Safe Online

The Internet is home to a wealth of information that even the youngest children can access. Teach kids how to safely enjoy all that the online world has to offer.

 

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Printouts

Grades   6 – 12  |  Printout  |  Learning New Skills

Online Profile Tips

Use these tips to talk about information teens can usually share safely in online profiles. Talk about how the tips also apply to blogs, e-mail, and instant messages (IMs).

 

Grades   K – 5  |  Printout  |  Learning New Skills

Google Image Search Instructions

Use these instructions to find images of signs, logos, and product labels that you can share with children. These instructions are for the Google Image search engine.

 

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