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Health Education II (9-12)
Standard 4 Objective 4
1 class periods of 60 minutes each
During this lesson students will view a PowerPoint presentation to examine the dangers of technology. The presentation covers: pornography, cell phones, cyber-bullying, and social networking.
Students should be able to identify and explain how to avoid common dangers with Internet searches, social networking sites and cell phones.
Save it to a desktop folder labeled technology dangers. (All videos are present in the zip file and linked to technology dangers folder. Individual videos are also provided if you want to use them without the power point.)
In lieu of the pretest, you may have students discuss in small groups and then share with the class possible dangers they have heard about technology use.
Have students create a PSA (Public Service Announcement) video warning younger teens about the dangers they have learned about.
A pretest and posttest are provided.