Cyber security, safety and awareness are concepts that are easily intertwined although they are distinguishable topics. Cyber security focuses on the systems that are in place to protector networks, devices and data. Cyber awareness is the knowledge and understanding that allows users to be aware of cyber security and potential threats that they may face online. Cyber safety is the safe and responsible use of personal information online.
This information needs to be taught in the classroom to ensure that all have an understanding of the most resent and up to date information in an ever changing area of study. All learning needs to be online with the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies.
The following link is to a YouTube video that explains networks to children.
The following link is to a downloadable card game that explores public and private information.