The Internet and You [Full curriculum]


This document contains activities and handouts for curricular modules intended to be used with elementary school-aged children (with a focus on grades 1-3), in conjunction with media about Ruff Ruffman from PBS ( This curriculum is designed as a series of short lesson plans, which you can use as we have laid out, or in a fashion that best suits your own needs. The first three modules cover specific topics (privacy, search engines, and advertising), and the last module is intended to summarize and expand upon the previous modules. All activities are modular, and the curriculum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0) license.


You can download the entire curriculum or view each module using the following links:

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Release Date 
August, 2016