Cyberbullying, Digital Drama & Hate Speech

CYBERBULLYING, DIGITAL DRAMA & HATE SPEECH

I can:

  • Reflect on the characteristics that make someone an upstanding digital citizen.

  • Recognize what cyberbullying is.

  • Show ways to be an upstander by creating a digital citizenship superhero comic strip.

Essential Question:

How can we be upstanders when we see cyberbullying?

Play the Digital Passport game, "E-volve," below to learn about being an upstander:

Watch the video below to learn about being a Super Digital Citizen:

What does a "super digital citizen" do?

Someone who uses technology responsibly to learn, create, and participate.

Cyberbullying

Using digital devices, sites, and apps to intimidate, harm, and upset someone.

Cyberbullying can take many forms, including:

  • Someone making fun of or pressuring someone else repeatedly

  • Comments, memes, private messages, or chatting

  • The person being bullied not knowing everyone who's doing the bullying (as people can hide their identity online)

  • A group of people ganging up on someone.

Upstander

A person who supports and stands up for someone else.