e-Safety at home

The Internet is an increasing part of today’s culture, especially for children, for whom schoolwork, online gaming, and social networking are among the most popular activities.

As a parent, there’s plenty you can do to ensure your children’s experience is both safe and fun.

 

Here are some useful sites for advice and guidance:

Advice for parents on safe internet use and social media: Using parent control settings at home: Reporting online abuse and cyberbullying:

 Internet Matters

Parental Controls

Safety Centre

 Keeping Children Safe

Smartphones and other devices

 Think U Know

Antivirus with parental control

 

Workshops for Parents: Children and Social Media and e-Safety Online

Missed a workshop or want to refresh your memory? Click on the image to find out more.

Online Guides Family agreement: Workshops for Parents

Fortnite

Fortnite Parents Guide 

 

 

 

 

Family Agreement Advice

 

 

TikTok

 

 

 

 

Family Agreement Template

 

Roblox

Roblox Parents Guide

 

 

 

 

Social Networking Parent Guide

 

Messenger kids

Messenger kids

 

Video chatting: A guide for parents

 

Latest updates:

Messenger kids: Messenger Kids is a video chat and messaging app designed for kids to communicate with family and close friends. Messenger Kids is a free video calling and messaging app for smartphones and tablets*. Parents control the contact list, and kids control the fun. Keep in touch with close friends and family with fun-filled features like filters and stickers. See the pro and cons of this new service above. For more information click on the link: Messenger kids

For the latest information on digital parenting go to: https://parentzone.org.uk/

 

Keeping your child safe online while they are off school:

thinkuknow_primary_parents_helpsheet

social-media-support-pack

 

 

Queries for Parents

If you have any questions regarding our school please contact Dee Dillon, our Attendance and Family Welfare Officer.