Home Learning Online Safety Advice

Think U Know – each fortnight, new home activity packs are released containing simple 15 minute activities that you can complete with your child.  This will support their online safety at a time when they are spending more time online at home.

Video chatting: a guide for parents and carers of primary school-age children– Parent info have produced this useful guide for parents.

Latest government support for parents and carers to keep children safe online – advice and guidance to help parents and carers to keep children safe online during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

https://www.internetmatters.org/

The site contains excellent guides to help parents understand information relevant to their child’s age, the latest in connected technologies, mobile applications, social networking and online gaming. It also has instructions for parents on how to set up parental controls for specific broadband and mobile providers, devices and content providers.

https://www.net-aware.org.uk/ 

This resource is a guide for parents to the most popular sites, apps and games that young people use. Using reviews from adults and children, it helps parents decide if a site is right for their child, if it is age appropriate and explores what risks they might encounter.

Parental Controls & Privacy Settings Guides – Internet Matters

Step by step guides will help you to set up the right controls and privacy settings on the networks, gadgets, apps, and sites they use to give them a safer online experience.