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Protecting your identity online

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Students answer true-or-false questions about safe online behaviors and consider ways to protect themselves online.

Big idea

Fraud and identity theft harm millions of Americans every year.

Essential questions

     Why is it important to protect my identity when I’m online?

     What are some things I can do to protect myself from fraud and identity theft when I’m online?

Objectives

     Understand why fraud and identity theft are a risk

     Review practices that can help protect people from fraud and identity theft

What students will do

     Answer true-or-false questions about safe online behaviors.

     Explore ways to protect themselves online.