For 2018-2019


Student Training Programs

Thanks to the Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center Foundation for permission to use the following Kindergarten through Grade Six resources, and to Josh Shipp for permission to use the Grade 7 though Grade 12 resources.

(Download all of the Resources in a Zipped file: download the package of resources here.)

Parental Information

Parents may sign a form to opt out of this training, but they assume the task of addressing this important topic at home.

Declination Form for Parents (DOC)

Parishes should notify parents when safe environment training is being planned and welcome them to view the material prior to its presentation or to be in attendance when the material is shared.

Parish Sample Bulletin Announcement (DOC) for this training.


Kindergarten through Grade Three

Video (15:32 min) to use for Kindergarten through Grade Three Lessons:

You may also download the K-3 video by right clicking here (MP4) and selecting Save As… , Save Target As…, or Save Link As… depending on your browser. That way you can play the video right from your computer.


Lesson Plans for  Kindergarten through Grade Three:

Kindergarten: Kindergarten 2018-19 Safe Environment.pdf

Grade One: Gr One 2018-19 Safe Environment.pdf

Grade Two: Gr Two 2018-19 Safe Environment.pdf

Grade Three: Gr Three 2018-19 Safe Environment.pdf

 


Grade Four through Grade Six

Video (16:17 min) to use for Grade Four through Grade Six Lessons:

You may also download the Grade 4-6 video by right clicking here (MP4) and selecting Save As… , Save Target As…, or Save Link as… depending on your browser. That way you can play the video right from your computer.


Lesson Plans for  Grade Four through Grade Six:

Grade Four: Gr Four 2018-19 Safe Environment.pdf

Grade Five: Gr Five 2018-19 Safe Environment.pdf

Grade Six: Gr Six 2018-19 Safe Environment.pdf

 


Grade Seven through Grade Twelve

Video (5:52 min) and Discussion Questions for  Grade Seven through Grade Twelve:

Thanks to Josh Shipp for his permission to use this video and poster from Internet Safety for Teens: Practical Tips & Helpful Resources:

You may also download the Grade 7-12 video by right clicking here (MP4) and selecting Save As… , Save Target As…, or Save Link as… depending on your browser. That way you can play the video right from your computer. The following questions and Josh Shipp’s THINK poster can be downloaded here for printing.

The video addresses three dangers found online:

Threat #1: Themselves

Threat #2: Online Predators

Threat #3: Unsavory Content

The following questions can serve as discussion starters after the video, or from viewing Josh Shipp’s THINK poster.

  • Have you ever posted something online that you regretted?
  • Give an example of something posted that had unfortunate results.
  • Give some examples of items you uploaded that Grandma would be okay with.
  • What should you do before you give out any information online?
  • What do you think about getting filtering software for your house?
  • If you had to come up with the Ten Commandments of the online Christian life, what would they be? What about the online Beatitudes? (We would love to have you share these Commandments and Beatitudes with the Diocese by emailing them to Tim Welch.)
  • Discuss the THINK poster below from Josh Shipp‘s work at https://joshshipp.com/internet-safety-teens/.
  • Have you ever posted something online that you regretted?
  • What should you do before you give out any information?
  • Give some examples of items you uploaded that GRANDMA WOULD BE OKAY WITH.
  • What do you think about getting filtering software for your house?
  • Download and discuss the THINK poster from Josh Shipp‘s work.

Contact Catholic Education Ministries at 320-251-0111 with questions.

 


Here’s Last Year’s 2017-2018 Student Training Information for Review

Here is last year’s 2017-2018 Student Training for your review

Resource Listing for This Year’s Safe Environment Training for Students 2017-2018

 

Student Training – Use these Resources from your Binder and/or Online:

Strong Voices, Smart Choices

 

Grades K-5:   DVD from Safe Environment Binder – Strong Voices, Smart Choices

 

 

 

 

Personal Power

 

Grade 6-8:  DVD from Safe Environment Binder – Personal Power

 

 

 

 

Katie's StoryGrades 9-12: DVD from Safe Environment Binder – Katie’s Story from Webwise Kids.

(It is also available on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_oGIYvIg88I. Some of the comments are explicit, so you may want to watch it at https://safeshare.tv/x/_oGIYvIg88I. Safeshare.tv is a free online service that removes many of the ‘features’ of YouTube and Vimeo that can become problematic)

 

 

***** The DVDs for all grade levels are in the binders you received in the past and were asked to keep.

Parishes must submit the Student Training Form which is now part of the Annual Compliance Report to Chancery, PO Box 1248, Saint Cloud, MN   56302, before parish staff go on summer vacation; but please no later than June 30. (The Declination Statement (DOC) is only for parents who decline use of this training for their children.)

Parent Information

Parishes should notify parents when safe environment training is being planned and welcome them to view the material prior to its presentation or to be in attendance when the material is shared.

Parish Sample Bulletin Announcement (DOC) for this training.