In this lesson we look at cyber-bullying and hacking by following a group of lower secondary students who find themselves in situations that catch them off-guard and teach them the consequences of making poor decisions online.
Teacher Notes: Lesson Preparation: Watch the videos prior to the lesson.
7.1: Show the class the character videos and discuss with students
7.2: Watch the "Stealing Grace" video (5.02 minutes) and discuss the themes brought up by the video.
7.1: Meet the characters of #Game on
Watch the character interviews. Then go to the E Safety Commisionerand read all of the character profiles.
Watch the character videos and participate in the class discussion.
7.2: #Game on Episode 1: Stealing Grace
Watch the following episode and discuss the issues with the class. School’s out for the day! But there’s still a lot happening online for a group of young friends. Grace and Bianca are dealing with cyber bullying, hacking and potential betrayal, Ryan has downloaded ‘free’ ringtones, and Dean and Joel constantly playing Star Warriors.