What Is Your Role Online?

Defining Your Risks, Responsibilities, and Role in Online Interactions

 

Lesson Objective/Student Target:

By the end of this lesson, you will be able to...

  • Define your dominant role online.
  • Explain the benefits of each type of online role.
  • Discuss the responsibilities and risks inherent in each type of online interaction.

Overarching Questions:

What is my role when I am online?

When am I a producer, commenter, viewer, and/or swiper?

Key Vocabulary:

ProducerCreates, develops, remixes content to be shared online.
CommenterEngages in online dialogs, posts comments, reviews and feedback.
ViewerWatches videos, reads posts, looks at images.
SwiperOpens shared links, scrolls through media, skims content