Welcome parents, educators and young cadets! Cyberspace needs your help!
Carnegie Cadets: The MySecureCyberspace Game is available as a free download from the game's Web site. In the game, cyberspace is under attack. Players have been chosen to become a Cyber Defender of the Internet and learn how to protect it from treacherous Cyber Villains. You and your children can join the Cyber Defenders by completing your training missions, earning Academy credits and winning Gold Badges.
With Academy credits, players buy items from the Academy Store to create the ultimate dorm room. Tons of items are available to choose from including pirate furniture and even a monkey!
Under the guidance of the fearless leader, Commander Omni, players enter into the world of cyberspace to take on challenging training missions. The mission: secure cyberspace!
How to Get Started
Carnegie Cadets: The MySecureCyberspace Game is a Flash-based game that engages upper elementary school children in the excitement and culture of the Internet in a protected, instructional environment. Visit the Carnegie Cyber Academy to register and download the free game.
Classroom material and support documents are available on the Carnegie Cyber Academy that feature 12 lesson starters to help you plan and give you ideas for lessons and activities to go along with the game! Each lesson starter correlates to the National Educational Technology Standards (NETS) .