Primary Education


Lesson Plan 03

Let's be respectful online


Lesson plan on

Internet safety and cybercrime prevention



Age group

9 - 12

Key question

  • How can we communicate respectfully online?

Learning objectives

  • Recognize the similarities and differences between online and offline communication
  • Demonstrate examples of respectful and disrespectful online communication
  • Identify age-appropriate strategies when they encounter a worrying, upsetting, dangerous or unclear situation online
  • Establish rules to ensure respectful communication and interaction online and offline

Relevant video and corresponding comic book

"Log off and cool down"



Related lesson plan

"Staying safe online", age 6 - 9

Additional E4J tools on this topic

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Cybercrime resources for the primary level