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Elementary Framework

(Common Sense Media Curriculum)


Media Balance Is Important - How do we find a happy balance between our online and offline activities?

Pause for People - How do you say goodbye to technology when you don't want to?

Safety in My Online Neighborhood - How do you go places safely online?


Pause & Think Online - How can we be safe, responsible, and respectful online?

How Technology Makes You Feel - Why is it important to listen to your feelings when using technology?

Internet Traffic Light  - How do you stay safe when visiting a website or app?


We the Digital Citizens - How can we be good digital citizens?

Device-Free Moments - Why is it important that we have device-free moments in our lives?

That's Private!  - What kinds of information should I keep to myself when I use the internet? 

Digital Trails - What information is OK to have in your digital footprint?

Who Is in Your Online Community? - How are we all part of an online community?

Putting a STOP to Online Meanness - What should you do if someone is mean to you online?

Let's Give Credit! - How can you give credit for other people's work?


Your Rings of Responsibility - How do digital citizens take responsibility for themselves, their communities, and their world?

Password Power-Up - How can a strong password help protect your privacy?

This Is Me - How does what I post online affect my identity?

Our Digital Citizenship Pledge - What makes a strong online community?

The Power of Words - What should you do when someone uses mean or hurtful language on the internet?

Is Seeing Believing? - Why do people alter digital photos and videos?


My Media Choices - What makes a healthy media choice?

Private and Personal Information - What information about you is OK to share online?

Our Online Tracks - How does our online activity affect the digital footprints of ourselves and others?

Keeping Games Fun and Friendly - How can I be positive and have fun while playing online games, and help others to do the same?

Be a Super Digital Citizen - How can we be upstanders when we see cyberbullying?

A Creator's Rights and Responsibilities - What rights and responsibilities do you have as a creator?


Finding My Media Balance - What does media balance mean for me?

You Won't Believe This!  - What is clickbait, and how can you avoid it?

Beyond Gender Stereotypes - How do gender stereotypes shape our experiences online?

Digital Friendships - How do you keep online friendships safe?

Is It Cyberbullying? - What is cyberbullying, and what can you do to stop it?

Reading News Online - What are the important parts of an online news article?

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