Monday, 18 February 2013

20130218 (I) Character Education & Digital Citizenship Programme


What it means to be Digital Citizens? 
me, myself and my cyber persona

Activity 1A
Watch the following video and post your responses as comment to the questions that follows Video is on “On-line Dangers”.


This video is about a young girl who is chatting to a man she does not know. The man asks her to meet him and she does. She really likes the man and thinks he makes her feel special! but is that really the truth?  

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cV1ZCF4oueQ

Should you encounter any difficulty accessing the above site click the following alternative sites:  The Social Media Revolution http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0eUeL3n7fDs


Activity 1B

Reflection Questions 1 (Post as comments.)

  • What are the nature of the cyber dangers presented in the scenario?
  • Why do you think she succumbed so easily to the temptations that eventually led her to be a victim?
  • Why is it so easy to assume a different persona online?


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  2. -What are the nature of the cyber dangers presented in the scenario?
    False Information, Sexual abuse, Blackmail.
    -Why do you think she succumbed so easily to the temptations that eventually led her to be a victim?
    She was unconfident and naive, and therefore believed that the guy was who he said he was.
    -Why is it so easy to assume a different persona online?
    With the right words and resources, you can be a totally different person online.

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  3. What are the nature of the cyber dangers presented in the scenario?
    ~Stranger and hidden identity

    Why do you think she succumbed so easily to the temptations that eventually led her to be a victim?
    ~She trusted the guy and believed in him. She was too naive.

    Why is it so easy to assume a different person online?
    ~People can give fake information and pretend to be someone else.

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  4. Hidden identities
    She wanted to meet the guy who she thought was a nice person
    "On the internet, no one knows you're a dog."
    http://chrisabraham.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/nobodyknowsyoureadogontheinternet.jpg

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  5. 1: Speaking to a stranger.

    2. She has not much confidence in herself. Seen where she loks at herself in the mirror

    3. Anybody can easily give fake information about themselves.

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  6. 1) Abuse. Unidentified people.
    2) The girl was gullible and naive. She believed the guy and the guy seemed good too for the girl.
    3) Because we do not know anyone's reality on the Internet as it is very easy to change pictures and genders.

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  7. 1) The cyber dangers presented in the scenario shows a naive girl who succumbed to an anonymous stranger and got sexually abused.

    2) I think that due to her loneliness and antisocialism, she succumbed to the danger of the internet and the unknown man.

    3) Yes, it is as the internet does not show your real identity unless you show it online and hence, people can easily change their profiles to other people's profiles.

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  8. What are the nature of the cyber dangers presented in the scenario?
    It is very dangerous. It can lead to abuse and depression.

    Why do you think she succumbed so easily to the temptations that eventually led her to be a victim?
    She was gullible and the culprit complimented her so that she would think that he truly loves her.

    Why is it so easy to assume a different persona online?
    You can just put in false information into the system and no one will notice.

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  9. 1. Sexual Abuse, False information
    2. She had low self-esteem/confidence and was very naive. She also trusted him.
    3. The person could have a different picture as his photo. He could be a 50 year old adult but his picture is actually of a 13 year old boy.

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  10. 1) Strangers whom you meet online should not be trusted as they usually have a hidden identity.

    2) She was gullible, did not have enough confidence and believed that the man cared for her.

    3) Anyone can give fake information easily online and thus, can pose as another person.

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  11. 1) Abuse. Unidentified strangers.

    2) She did not have the confidence to say 'no' to the stranger or to report a abuse. She was also very gullible.

    3) Because if we make friends with a strangers, we do not the real identity and just believe the person identity online.

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  13. The nature of this video is sexual abuse.

    She was a very gullible person.

    The girl was very naive.

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  14. 1) Hidden identity.
    2) She was naive and gullible.
    3) False information can be given to show a different profile.

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  15. Stranger abuse

    She thought the man was a nice person

    We do not actually knows whether the person is giving the real information.

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  16. 1) Cyber Rape and false identity
    2) She was gullible
    3) There is no need for confirmation of identity

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  17. 1) Sexual Predator and strangers with hidden agenda and identity
    2) She is naive and gullible, and probably have low self confidence. She did not talk to any of her friends about the stranger.
    3) When online, one can easily create an account that is fake. For example, a Facebook account. A sexual predator can easily login with some other name, create an email address just for the sake of that and use other people's photos for his fake account to do his/her devious deeds.

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  18. 1. Hidden identities and ulterior motives
    2. She was gullible and trusted strangers
    3. Anyone can put up fake information to deceive people.

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  19. 1. What are the nature of the cyber dangers presented in the scenario?
    - Sexual harassment

    2. Why do you think she succumbed so easily to the temptations that eventually led her to be a victim?
    - She was insecure and felt that the man made her feel unique. She was also very gullible

    3. Why is it so easy to assume a different persona online?
    - One can easily put up false information online.

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  20. 1. Online blackmailing, online sexual abuse
    2. She thought she can trust the person online (which should not be trusted).
    3. The person can fake identities by imitating stereotypes of a certain type of people.

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  21. 1) What are the nature of the cyber dangers presented in the scenario?
    Stranger Danger and Hidden Identities

    2) Why do you think she succumbed so easily to the temptations that eventually led her to be a victim?
    She was naive and had low self-esteem. She did not know about the dangers of cyber space.

    3) Why is it so easy to assume a different persona online?
    No one really knows the people in real life and they can be anyone they want to be as online is a free place. People hide behind their computers and be who they want to be.

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  22. 1) What are the nature of the cyber dangers presented in the scenario?
    Fake identities, harassment, and ulterior motives.

    2) Why do you think she succumbed so easily to the temptations that eventually led her to be a victim?
    The man sweet-talked her into doing stuff and she was naive enough to obey him.

    3) Why is it so easy to assume a different persona online?
    No one can find out who you really are and you can be anyone online

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