ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CYBER EDUCATION INITIATIVE

​​​The CyberPatriot Elementary School Cyber Education Initiative (ESCEI) is a set of three fun, interactive learning modules aimed at increasing grade K-6 students’ awareness of online safety and cyber​security principles. Supplemental activities are also available to get students collaborating with each other about their newly learned cyber skills!


Download your free ESCEI 2.0 kit today!

The ESCEI kit is entirely digital. To access the download links, simply complete the request form. The links are available instantly after completing the request form.

  • ​Three interactive learning modules
  • Curriculum slides to supplement the modules
  • Instructor's Guide containing installation instructions, module information, and instructor's notes for the curriculum
  • Cover letter that describe the ESCEI to parents, guardians, and educators
  • Brochure, social media guide, and press release template that can be used to promote the ESCEI
  • Template certificates to award students upon completion of the modules

Modules are Windows and Mac OS compatible, and can be played in English or Spanish.


THE MODULES:

Security Showdown 2: Strangers are asking about you, but is it safe to share with them? Learn the basics of sharing personal information with family, friends, and strangers in this simple point-and-click game. Will you share your information correctly and win the security showdown certificate? Featuring charming voxel graphics, simple game mechanics, and voice overs in both English and Spanish, this game is highly accessible and great for young players..

Key Topics: Personal Information

Grade Levels: K-2






JeffOS: Join Jeff, your helpful sidekick, as he guides you through his operating system and covers everything from basic computer skills to dealing with complex issues like phishing and malware. JeffOS delivers actionable advice for safer computing in the real world and breaks down advanced topics into digestible pieces all while providing players with fun, interesting interaction. Players will walk away from JeffOS with a more developed set of computer skills and a grasp on the importance of cybersecurity in their everyday lives.  

Key Topics: Phishing, Malware, Firewalls

Grade Levels: 3-6

 

Packet Protector: Build a computer network to mine for cryptocurrency and use this money to expand and secure your network! Watch how your decisions affect the security and effectiveness of a network in this educational simulation. Along the way, you will learn about some basic networking components, malware, security software, and discover some of the ways that you can protect your network from cyber threats..

Key Topics: Malware, Defenses, Passwords

Grade Levels: Grades 3-6​


 

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We are pleased to offer ESCEI free of charge, however we welcome donations to AFA's CyberPatriot ​to offset some of the programmatic​ costs​.
If you care to contribute please visit 
https://www.afa.org/donate . Thank you for supporting CyberPatriot!


​​​​Didn't get a chance to request ESCEI 1.0 and snag the fun Supplemental Activities? It's not too late! Use the links below to download ESCEI 1.0!

ESCEI 1.0 Interactive Modules (2015)​
ESCEI 1.0 Supplemental Activities