Children at our school use the internet on a regular basis as part of their learning. In school, we have regular eSafety activities to remind children of the importance of keeping themselves safe online.
Throughout the school year we remind the children about e-safety issues in whole school assemblies. During our first week back, Mrs Skinner reminded the children about being safe online.
Code of Conduct:
Each year, children (with a discussion with their parents) must sign a staying safe on computers code of conduct. Below is the document which is sent home for children to share with parents before it is returned signed:
Online Safety Information:
Below are a few links to some very useful information regarding e-safety for parents, carers and children.
Think U Know – containing internet safety advice for those aged from 5 to 16, along with parents and teachers, this site is produced by CEOP (the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre).
Internet Safety Zone – Look in the ‘Under 13s’ section for useful safety advice and information.
Kidsmart – An award-winning internet safety programme for children.
Know IT All – lots of useful advice for keeping yourselves and your children safe on the Internet.
Bullying UK – Information and advice about bullying for children, parents and schools.
Kidscape – An organisation which helps to prevent bullying and child abuse.
Childline – ChildLine is the free helpline for children and young people in the UK.
BBC Stay Safe – Test your Internet safety knowledge with Hacker and help the Horrible Histories gang stay safe online
Childnet International – website to “help make the Internet a great and safe place for children”.