Introduction

Your next Thing is Digital Footprint.  You may not realize this, but each time you logon to the Internet, use your cell phone, or do anything digitally you are leaving a digital trail. In this Thing you will be completing five Quests. Once you complete these Quests, you will earn the 21t4s Investigator badge.


Learning Objectives

When you have completed this Thing you will:
 

  1. know that when you use the Internet you leave a digital footprint behind
     
  2. understand that your digital footprint remains and evolves, and can have an impact on your life during and after school
     
  3. meet an international technology standard for Empowered Learner, Innovative Designer, Computational Thinker, Creative Communicator and Global Collaborator
     
  4. transfer the learning by creating an online web presence

Quest 1: The 3 R's

This Quest requires you to put your thinking cap on tight and do some reflection, make a record of your online activities using your own footprint, and calculate your media usage. 

 am ready for Quest 1


Quest 2: Footwork

Your challenge here is to create a visual online map using free Web 2.0 tools.

I am ready for Quest 2


Quest 3: Your Evolving Footprint

Learn about the Digital Dossier and your own digital footprints. 

I am ready for Quest 3


Quest 4: Creating a Web Presence

 At last! This is your opportunity to create your own digital presence online.

I am ready for Quest 4


Quest 5: Blogging

You will learn about blogs and create your own.

 I am ready for Quest 5


Gold Quests

Additional Quest Activities will be linked here. Currently there are no optional activities featured.


awardiconI have completed the Quests as assigned by my teacher.
Go to the graduation page for this Thing.