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NCMS 6th Graders Learning Digital Balance & More
NCMS 6th Graders Learning Digital Balance & More
Elizabeth Dunn
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Digital Citizenship and Safety:  Common Sense Ideas for Your Middle School Student


During the first quarter enrichment period, middle school students will discuss and do activities about safe and sensible online activity.  Lessons will focus on the following topics: 


*Finding balance in a digital world

*Don’t feed the phish

*Who are you online?

*Chatting safely online

*Digital drama unplugged

*Finding credible news


The site that NCMS is using is, and it is a free resource for parents, too, who would like to check the appropriateness of a video game, tv show or even movie.


Parents may have recently seen the article, “15 Dangerous Apps Every Parent Should Know About.”  If you have not, click on the link below to read it.


Another great resource is


Some articles that may help families establish safe and healthy cell phone habits are listed below:


Establishing Rules for Teen Cell Phone Use:


Should Kids and Tweens Have Cell Phones?


Sample List of Rules for Your Teen’s Electronics