A digital citizen refers to a person utilizing information technology in order to engage in society, political, and government participation. Today we are going to be discussing what makes a good digital citizen.


             DIGITAL LIFE 101

                              Zoyia And Austyn

Digital Life 101

Blog: A regularly updated website or web page.




Flaming: A hostile and insulting interaction between internet users.




P2P: Computing or networking is a distributed application architecture that partitions task or work loads between peers.




Phishing: The actitivity of defrauding  and online account holder of financial iformation by posing as a legitimate company.




Podcast: A digital audio file made available on the internet for downloading to a computer, media player, typically available as a series.




aggregator: A website or program that collects related items of content and displays them or links to them.







Never use personal information such as your birthday, user name, or email adresss.




This information is sometimes public so it makes it easier for someone to guess your password.




Use a longer password so it makes it harder to guess.




DONOT use the same password for every account!!!!!




Try to include numbers and symbols for every password.



Random passwords are the strongest to use.



 Rules For Etiquette



Identify yourself



Include A Subject Line



Avoid Sarcasism



Respect Others Privacy



Acknowledge And Return Messages Promptly



Copy with Caution



No Spam



Be Concise






Create Smart And Strong Passwords



Use Email wisely



Be smart when Using Instant Messages



Shop Safely



Watch Out For Phishing Scams



Carefree Online Gaming



Pay Attention To Your Children's Online activity



Subscribe To A Computer Service




Bootlegging: Taking, transporting, or selling illegally copied or recorded material.


Camcording: Sneaking a Camcorder or cell phone into a movie theater or live performance with plans to record.


Copyright: Donot try to reproduce original work.


Digital Watermaking: Anti-heft device to identify pirated movie and music bootlegging.

DRM: software that helps to prevent private activity.

ESA: Play a role in the fight against gaming piracy.

Fair Use: Using media for your school progect the legitimate way.


Infringement: Disobeying the law.

Innovation: A fresh invention or idea.


Intellectual Property : Innovation that is published.

IP adress: A barcode that shows the identification adress for a computer.

ISP: People that hook you up to the internet.


Mp3: Digital music file.

Mp4: Media file type.


MPAA: They are people who rate movies.

RIAA: They are people that make sure music artist donot get ripped off.


Safegaurding: Its like your own digital Chuck Norris gaurding your material.

Stealth Taper: A Person that records music at concerts and plans to sell.


Virus: A nasty computer hacking or crashware software program.




Digital Piracy Definitions


Social Media

I will not give out personal information such as my address, telephone number,or parents work address.



I will not tell my parents right away if i come across something that makes me feel uncomfortable.




I will never agree to get with someone I meet online.



I will not respond to any messages  that are mean or any that makes me feel uncomfortable.



I will talk to my gaurdians about posting pictures of myself or others online.



I will not give out my passwords to anyone other than my gaurdians.



I will be a good online citizen and not do anything that harms other people.






 The use of electronic communication to bully a person

How To Protect Yourself from Cyber Bullying

Know that it is not your fault



Dont respond or retaliate



Save the evidence



Tell the person to stop



Reach out for help



Use available technology tools





Protect yourself



If someone that you know is being bullied take action.