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7. Extensions: Avoid Online Scams

Choose an Extension
Search Online to Learn More About Scams

Conduct online research to learn more about online scams and add new information to your group’s document.

Draft an Email to Report a Scam

Draft an email to report a scam to a website.

Create a Poster to Teach Others About Online Scams

Create a poster in Google Drawings to remind others how to identify and avoid online scams.

Share Your Document with a Friend or Family Member

Share your document with a friend or family member and start a conversation about how to identify and avoid online scams.

Research How to Report an Online Scam to Law Enforcement

Search for information about how to report an online scam to law enforcement and add that information to your document.

Check an Email for Detailed Sender Information

Learn how to check email metadata and full headers in Gmail to confirm the authenticity of an email and identify whether it’s suspicious or not.


Select an extension to research, take notes, and draft emails to identify and avoid online scams.