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Digital Citizenship for Secondary Learners

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Common Sense

Secondary learners are sharing and participating online, but face risks around issues such as screen time, online privacy, bullying, hate speech and navigating misinformation. They face dilemmas in the digital world that may not have a clear right or wrong answer.  

Common Sense Education's lessons will help learners practise responsibility, respect and resilience as they engage as citizens of the digital world.

This suite of lessons is designed for the UK curriculum and includes resources for Year 7 through to Year 13, all free to download once you have signed up to the Common Sense website.

Topics for each year group cover:

  • Media Balance & Wellbeing
  • Privacy & Security
  • Digital Footprint & Identity
  • Relationships & Communication
  • Cyberbullying, Digital Drama & Hate Speech
  • News & Media Literacy

Resource contents

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    Digital Citizenship lesson plans


Compassionate Values, Health and Well-being, Media, Internet and Technology

Age Ranges

KS3: ages 11-14, KS4: ages 14-16, KS5: ages 16+


Citizenship, Computing / ICT, PSHE / PSE / PSED

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