Password Reset Resources:
Here is a scripted PowerPoint lesson developed by Tonya, one of our great Teacher Librarians: Password.Powerup-Lesson
Click here or on the image below for instructions on how to change your password.
Click here or on the image below for instructions on how to change student passwords yourself.
Links to help you teach about strong Passwords:
While we are not recommending primary classes change their passwords, it is important for them to understand not the tell others what their password is.
Password Power- Up – You will need to log in to Common Sense to get this full lesson but it is worth it.
Hector’s World – There are seven lessons here that are fully supported with lesson plans.
Hinterland – Tower of Treasure – This arcade style game teaches students to create strong passwords.
Common Sense Digital Passport – Password protect – This program walks students through creating a strong password. Click Get Resources at the bottom of the screen to get lesson plans to go with it.
Mediasmarts – Passport to the Internet – Scroll down to find this halfway down the page. Click on the instructions underneath the link to see how to sign you class up.
NetsafeUtah Videos – Scroll down to find videos for older kids. Protect Your Personal Information teaches about passwords.
NetSmartz – The High School 9-12 PowerPoint presentation you can download here shares about using strong passwords and lots more safety stuff for being online.
Media Smarts – Secure comics – Grades 9-12 – This is a lesson plan that walks you through studying online safety by reading a graphic novel.