It is really important to stay safe online. Using the Internet sensibly is something that we encourage all children to do and at all times, whether in school or at home. Look out for our Online Safety Parent Workshops throughout the year.
Websites for parents
Safe Network - Guidance on helping keep children safe online
Websites for children
KidSmart - Learn more about the Internet and how to be a SMART surfer
ThinkUKnow - Advice on online safety
CBBC Stay Safe - E-Safety games and songs
Childnet - Working to make the Internet a safe place for children
DigiDuck's Big Decision - A story about online friendship and making the right decisions (KS1)
Adventures of Smartie The Penguin -A story about asking for help when using the Internet (KS1)
Digizen - Become a responsible digital citizen
Safe Search Engines for children & useful links
It is important to ensure children are using safe search engines. These are links to search engines which are considered safe for children. Please encourage your child to use these at home when searching the Internet.
Recently a new Youtube for kids has been provided by Google. If you have an Apple or Android tablet this is avalibale at the link below. YouTube Kids gives your family an easy way to watch their favourite programmes or explore anything that captures their imagination. It's free, simple to use and full of family-friendly videos.
A Parents Guide to Technology
The UK Safer Internet Day Centre has created this guide to answer some commonly asked questions and introduce some of the most popular devices used by children, highlighting the safety tools available and empowering parents with the knowledge they need to support their children to use these technologies safely and responsibly.
A Parents Guide to Parental Controls