Loggerhead Publishing

Cyberspace Issues Discussion Cards

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This resource addresses the misuse of smartphones and other mobile technology in a range of contexts in and out of the school environment. While mobile devices clearly have significant educational uses and benefits, they are also frequently misused.

These question-based discussion cards encourage students to think about and reflect on both the appropriate use and misuse of mobile technology. In addition, using the cards provides an opportunity to establish a considered and agreed set of ground rules to ensure appropriate behaviour is adopted in a consensual way.

Topics for discussion include:

– Texting in lessons
– Social chat rooms
– Homophobic bullying
– Riot
– Texting in company
– Sexting
– Playing computer games at home
– Talking face to face
– Misuse of social networking sites
– Agreeing school rules on use of mobile phones etc
– Banning electronic devices at home
– A supermarket checkout situation
– Taking pictures in and out of school then posting them on social media
– Celebrities and social media.

36 cards

Ages 11-16    

Key Stages 3 & 4

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SKU: 010818 - 104 Categories: , , NDIS approved: Yes Ages: 13-18 Language: English

Product overview

This resource addresses the misuse of smartphones and other mobile technology in a range of contexts in and out of the school environment. While mobile devices clearly have significant educational uses and benefits, they are also frequently misused.

These question-based discussion cards encourage students to think about and reflect on both the appropriate use and misuse of mobile technology. In addition, using the cards provides an opportunity to establish a considered and agreed set of ground rules to ensure appropriate behaviour is adopted in a consensual way.

Topics for discussion include:

– Texting in lessons
– Social chat rooms
– Homophobic bullying
– Riot
– Texting in company
– Sexting
– Playing computer games at home
– Talking face to face
– Misuse of social networking sites
– Agreeing school rules on use of mobile phones etc
– Banning electronic devices at home
– A supermarket checkout situation
– Taking pictures in and out of school then posting them on social media
– Celebrities and social media.

36 cards

Ages 11-16    

Key Stages 3 & 4