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Question IconEveryone chats on the Internet! People I talk to online are just like the kids at school, right?

 


Question IconShopping malls and movie theaters are surrounded with people. They even have security people on duty. That makes it fine for me to cruise around alone.

 


Question IconTrying something new and different isn't always dangerous! People are always telling me to try new things. That means I should be able to try almost anything and feel OK about it.

 

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Got computer smarts? When you are chatting with someone on the computer you don’t know, it’s the same as talking to a stranger on the street! Chatting online can be fun and safe, but only if it is with people you know. Strangers might try to get your name, address or birthday, but that information should only be shared with people you know. If you are unsure whether you should give out some private information, ask a parent or adult that you trust.

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You have computer smarts! When you are chatting with someone on the computer you don’t know, it’s the same as talking to a stranger on the street. Chatting online can be fun and safe, but only if it is with people you know. Strangers might try to get your name, address or birthday, but that information should only be shared with people you know. If you are unsure whether you should give out your private information, ask a parent or adult that you trust.

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Nope, try again. Security teams do patrol malls and movies. But, they can’t be everywhere all the time. The best way to avoid trouble is to follow the buddy system. Make sure to have a friend or an adult with you so you can look out for each other and have someone there in case of an emergency. There is always safety in numbers!

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Security teams do patrol malls and movies. But, they can’t be everywhere all the time. The best way to avoid trouble is to follow the buddy system. Make sure to have a friend or an adult with you so you can look out for each other and have someone there in case of an emergency. There is always safety in numbers!

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It’s definitely good to try new things - as long as they don’t make you uncomfortable and aren’t dangerous. The older you get the more decisions you will have to make. Your parents, friends, and family can’t make ’em for you. Think through your choices and make sure that new experiences teach you positive things and make you feel good about yourself.

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Actually, there is nothing wrong with getting out there and trying new things - as long as they don’t make you uncomfortable and aren’t dangerous. The older you get the more decisions you will have to make. Your parents, friends, and family can’t make decisions for you. Think through your choices and make sure that new experiences teach you positive things and make you feel good about yourself.

 

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