Meet Faux Paw, an adventurous six-toed cat who loves technology. These fun books teach rules to promote the safe and healthy use of digital devices. Read or watch Faux Paw’s adventures using links below each book’s description.
The cybersecurity industry is growing so quickly, there will be more jobs than people to fill them. That’s why it’s never too early to learn about careers in cybersecurity. This curriculum is designed to foster discussions between adults and young students (K-3rd grade) about the exciting opportunities available in these fields. Talking about how Faux Paw and the other characters navigate online safety and the digital world is an age appropriate way to ignite students’ curiosity about the opportunities available in cybersecurity jobs. Faux Paw Cybersecurity Superstars Curriculum consists of four lessons about data privacy, digital citizenship, and cybersecurity jobs in a manner relatable to young students. The lessons reference the books/videos Faux Paw’s Adventures on the Internet, Faux Paw and the Dangerous Download, and Faux Paw and the Unfortunate Upload (available below). Download the Curriculum here.
The internet is like a big city with great places to go, but you must be careful! Faux Paw found this out first-hand. There was a REAL adventure and it wasn’t the fun kind. When you read what almost happened, you’ll see why online privacy is so important! Click through the links below for downloadable PDF book, animated video, and narrated e-book:
Do you know what you should do if someone says something mean or untrue about you online? What about if it happens to one of your friends? Learn what Faux Paw finds out from the former First Lady Laura Bush. Click through the links below for downloadable PDF book, animated video, and narrated e-book:
Have you ever gotten your real life mixed up with your online life? Faux Paw did, and wow, did it cause a problem! After being invited to light the flame at the Great Animal Olympics, Faux Paw got very distracted playing WcW–Worlds of CatWars–online. Find out what happens at the opening ceremonies. Click through the links below for downloadable PDF book, animated video, and narrated e-book:
In this new adventure, Faux Paw teams up with The Techno Cats- Bongo (drums), Cousin Ernie (bass guitar), and Ruby (keyboard)- to get 10,000 LIKES, so they can enter the Battle of the Bands. Faux Paw learns the hard way that posting embarrassing videos of friends online means trouble.