Internet Safety for Parents
Please find below links to websites that help children keep safe and help you with internet safety awareness to help your children.
The purpose of the Net Aware guide is to provide parents with the information they need to understand their child's online world and help them keep their children safe online. Type in the name of an app / website to find out which ages it is most suitable for.
Balancing screen time
Get simple tips to put balance and purpose behind screen time to help young children benefit from their screen use.
Posters are below for 0-5, 5-7 and 7-11 years old. Click the link for more information.
Additional useful links -
Welcome parents and carers! In this section you will find all the information you need to keep your child safe online.
Childnet have produced a new section dedicated to parents:
"The internet is always changing, and being able to keep up to date with your children's use of technology can be a challenge, especially if you feel that your children may have better technical skills than you do. However, children and young people still need support and guidance when it comes to managing their lives online and using the internet positively and safely."
E-Safety for Children
Here are a sample of websites that we use in school to help teach children how to stay safe when using the internet.
Be Internet Awesome
Children can play their way to being Internet Awesome with Interland, an online adventure that puts the key lessons of digital safety into hands-on practise with four challenging games.
The CBBC Stay Safe site has lots of information on how to keep safe.
Can you help the Horrible Histories gang stay safe online!
Quiz: Can you keep Dodge safe online?
Click on your age group to see how you can keep safe on the internet.
Welcome to the children's activity zone! The internet is a wonderful place to explore and discover new things, to connect and communicate with others and to be creative.
Follow our SMART rules:
5 Top Tips to stay safe online!
The SMART Adventure illustrates Childnet’s SMART rules and includes a real life SMART Crew of young people who guide the cartoon characters in their quest and help them make smart online decisions.
For anyone aged 3-11 years old.
Learn about your Internet safety on adventures with Smartie the Penguin, or Captain Kara and the SMART Crew.
Internet Safety Pledge
Below is our Internet Image Pledge, which all children discuss with their class teacher and sign to show they understand it.
We also have some SMART Rules. Click below to download them now.