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Being a good online citizen: Netiquette

PosterOnline or digital etiquette is a set of rules for how to have good manners and treat others with respect when on the Internet. Internet etiquette is also known as "netiquette."

It includes how we act in emails, online games, and on social networking sites.


taskTask: Watch the movie, BrainPop Digital Etiquette.

Main points:

  • Treat people online the way you want to be treated in real life.
  • Communicate clearly. 
  • Choose words carefully. Check tone, grammar & spelling.
  • Ask permission before posting pictures, videos or information about other people.
  • The Internet is not private. If you don't want everyone to see it, don't post it.

taskTask: Watch the video for your grade level below: