Unit 3. Information and the InternetRevision Date: Jul 05, 2015 (Version 1.2)
This lesson will increase student awareness of the concept that there are dangers associated with Internet usage. It addresses Internet Security with issues inherent to Internet usage: viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and identity theft. The primary objective of this lesson is to equip students with knowledge that will enable them to make responsible choices regarding their Internet use, to prevent security risks.
Students will read the following prompt and respond in their journals:
On your home computer, see how vulnerable you are to malware and identity theft:
Unit Assessment and Investigate/Explore Performance Project – at end of unit.