Social Security Number (SSN)
Driver's license number
ID card number
Credit card numbers
Bank account numbers
It can be used to
• locate a specific
It can be used in
to identify a
How private is your online life?
10 Steps to Privacy
1. Players line up side
2. Listen to the
3. If the statement
applies to you, take
a step forward.
2. My online passwords are
My phone number
Names of friends, family, pets
All the same
The word “password”
Image by Dave Makes on flicker. Used with permission.
information you want to
Only you can decide
what pieces of
actually care about
Take action to
• Secure your devices so
they don’t get malware
• Personalize the privacy
settings on your accounts
• Use strong passwords
• Monitor your identity
How long does a browser keep your search information?
What does a strong password consist of?
What types of data do mobile apps collect?
Is it okay for my parents to read text messages?
What is one law that protects my privacy?
How does this relate to Health?
“Computer Security” on Consumer Information from the Federal
My Permissions Blog.
On Guard Online.
Privacy Rights Clearinghouse.
PrivacyTool Kit from the American Library Association(ALA).
“Programming Guide and Activities” for Choose PrivacyWeek
“Protecting Privacy Campaign” from UC Davis Information and
“What does privacy mean to you” from iKeepSafe.
Youth and Media Project from the University of St. Gallen and
the Berkman Center for Internet and Society.
All images from morguefile and MS Office unless otherwise
Thank you for viewing this Privacy Primer
forGrade 9 Health students.
Created by K. Covintree, Sept 2013