8th Grade Digital Literacy

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Utopias
is an ideal community or society possesing a perfect socio-political system
Dystopias
An place or state in which everything is unpleasant or bad typically a totalitariana or environment degraded
non-profit organization
is an organization that uses surplus revenues to achieve its goals rather than distributing them as profit or dividends. The organization's mission is generally to help people or solve a problem in society.
web application
is an application is an application that is accessed over a network such as the internet or an intranet.
oppurtunity
a chance for something to happen
pitfall
a hidden or unsuspected problem or danger
inappropiate
not proper ; not ok
risky
potentially harmful to one's emotional or physical well-being
harass
to brother or pressure aggressively
anonymous
someone who can't be identified based on the information at hand
cookies
a 2 or 3 dimensional icon that represents a computer user
third party
a person or company other than you and the owner of the website you visit
privacy options
choices a website might give you about what it does with your information
security
freedom from danger
avatar
a 2 or 3 dimensional icon that represents a computer user
flaming
the act of saying mean things online
phising
the illegal act of sending emails that appear to come from real people, but are really spam
podcast
downloadable video or audio file on a certain topic
P2P
peer to peer network that allows for sharing digital by a transferring info directly between two computers
habit
a regular behavior or practice
log
a written record of an occurrence over time
pie chart
compares parts to a whole
column chart
a chart with vertical bars that allows you to compare data
digital native
someone who grew up with computers, video games and the internet from the time from she or he was born and is comfortable using these technologies
aggregator
a website or application where headlines and other content are collected for easy viewing
mash-up
a remix or blend of multiple songs, videos, or other media content into one product
SMS
text message , fewer than 160 characters sent from cell phone
MMS
text message that contains an attached multimedia file, such as a picture/song
tag
short label that can be attached like a caption to a blog post,a photograph or other content
responsibility
of feeling or being accountable to something or someone
community
group of people with a common background or shared interests within society
digital citzen
someone who navigates the possibilities and pitfalls of the digital world
smart act
program in Microsoft word allows you to create various graphic organizes
text wrapping
function in Microsoft word that controls how a picture is displayed with text
digital footprint
all of the information online about a person either posted by that person or others, intentionally or unintentionally
online search
inputting key words into an online search engine that sifts through them and shows related listings
persistent
lasting a long time, if not forever , such as information that one posts online that does not go away because it is passed on and spread
trace
find or discover by investigation
over-sharing
giving out an excessive amount of personal information, especially in a way which might be consider inappropriate
empathy
the ability to understand how someone feels because you can imagine what it is like to be them.
consequences
the effect of something that happened earlier
retribution
punishment that is considered to be morally right and fully deserved
revenge
the action of inflicting hurt or harm on someone for a wrong suffered at their hands
acquaintances
one's slight knowledge of or friendship with someone
guidelines-
a general rule, principles, or piece of advice
morals
a person's standards of behavior or beliefs concerning what is and is not acceptable for them to do.
ethics
moral principles that govern a person's or group's behavior
debate
a discussion on a particular topic