It’s vitally important to teach Internet safety at KS2 to keep children safe. Whenever children are online, they’re at risk from unsuitable content, accidentally disclosing their personal data, illegal downloads, file sharing, spyware, viruses, inappropriate advances and cyberbullying. Here are some useful websites for parents to support their children online.

Parent Zone sits at the heart of modern family life, providing advice knowledge and support, to shape the best possible future for children, as they embrace the online world.  Google and Parent Zone are running a series of live drop-ins about the digital world. These Youtube sessions provide valuable guidance to support parents. Click here to access them.

Meet Ollee, a virtual friend developed by Parent Zone and funded by BBC Children in Need’s A Million & Me.

 

Be Internet Legends is an educational programme that empowers young people to be safer and more confident explorers of the online world.


Join the Legends Family in this short, animated series as they go on a journey to Interland.

Tina Daheley investigates whether TikTok, the social media sensation of lockdown, is safe for the millions of young people who have signed up.

 

Your guide to apps, games and social media sites – including TikTok, Roblox and Disney+.

 

Additional resources

How to keep kids safe online

“Internet Safety 101: The Ultimate Parents’ Guide” 

NSPCC Guide to being Share Aware

Talk PANTS – Resource from NSPCC

http://www.vodafone.com/content/digital-parenting.html

Guide to keeping children safe online – Household Quotes

Cooltechzone Internet Safety guide

ceopCome in to find the latest information on the sites you like to visit, mobiles and new technology. Find out what’s good, what’s not and what you can do about it. If you look after young people there’s an area for you too – with resources you can use in the classroom or at home. Most importantly, there’s also a place which anyone can use to report if they feel uncomfortable or worried about someone they are chatting to online. All the information here is brought to you by the team at the NCA’s CEOP Command. We hope you like it!

Also, if you are concerned about anything to do with your child’s safety online and prefer to speak with the school initially, please either phone our school office during school hours on 01293 883758, or contact us here

Here are a few other useful sites to help you learn about how to keep your child safe online.

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