Watch the first episode at least of this series: https://donottrack-doc.com/en/episode/1
And now just sit back and think about it for a moment.
Everywhere you go on the internet, you’re leaving traces, so called cookies.
You are often asked to accept cookies when you visit a webpage.
Cookies are following you, wherever you go, whatever you do.
And even if you do delete the cookies on your computer, internet providers are by law compelled to save all the data they have on you for one year.
Just what does data look like? Well, really everything you do is recorded. It looks something like this:
Don’t be too scared. Or maybe do be scared. But just for the fun of it. let’s take yesterday:
Just what did you do online?
How much did you use your mobile device, or a tablet, or computer?
Where did you go whilst you were online?
What social media platforms did you visit?
What did you do there?
Are you using a smart TV at home. What did you see?
Write it down and take time to let that sink in, knowing that some machine is following you around all the time.
Get the students to write about their digital day and post this on the board.
There will be differences, there will be overlap.
It might be nice to make diagrams out of the outcome.
In what way do external factors have influence on students activities? (peers, parents?)
|Step 1: Social media revolution|
|Step 2: Social me|
|Step 3: Banned social media|
|Step 4: Positive and negative aspects|
|Step 5: Social media trends|
|Step 6: How social media changes your brains|
|Step 1: Keep safe!|
|Step 2: Big brother is watching you|
|Step 3: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights|
|Step 4: Camera’s around the world|
|Step 5: Showroom Girls|
|Step 1: Freaks taking over your life|
|Step 3: Social media mindmap|
|Step 4: We are all connected|
|Step 5: Amazing mind reader|
|Step 6: Memes going viral|
|Step 1: Who would you like to be?|
|Step 2: Know your friends|
|Step 3: Is that the same woman?|
|Step 4: Alter ego|
|Step 5: Alter ego collection|
|Step 6: Photo editing|
|Step 1: Digital footprint|
|Step 2: Big data|
|Step 3: The future|
|Step 1: Changing appearance|
|step 2: Share your vision|
|Step 3: On a journey|
|Step 4: The wisdom of crowds.|
|Step 5 – For Dutch pupils|