Common Sense Digital Citizenship

Common Sense Education offers a free online curriculum encouraging students to think critically, behave safely, and participate responsibly in the digital world, concentrating on digital literacy and citizenship skills. It addresses subjects such as cyberbullying, digital cheating, and safety and security concerns. The site provides both teacher background information and student lesson materials.

Additional details

Year band(s) Foundation, 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10
Content type Course or tutorial
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Privacy and security
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Select and use appropriate digital tools effectively to create, locate and communicate content, applying common conventions


Select and use appropriate digital tools effectively to share content online, plan tasks and collaborate on projects, demonstrating agreed behaviours


Use simple project management tools to plan and manage individual and collaborative agile projects, accounting for risks and responsibilities


Evaluate existing and student solutions against the design criteria, user stories, possible future impact and opportunities for enterprise

Keywords Cyberbullying, Privacy, Internet, Social Media, Copyright, Security, Safety

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