Online Safety

Online Safety: Safer Internet Day 2019

Please follow these links Internet Matters: Safer Internet Day NSPCC: Talking to your child about staying safe online Net Aware: Your guide to the social networks your kids use Safer Internet Day 2019: How to help your child be kind to others online Vodafone: Story Time      

Online Safety: Secret Conversations on Facebook – A Parent’s Guide

Secret Conversations on Facebook: a parent’s guide There’s a little-known feature on Facebook that allows your child to send and receive private messages and images you won’t be able to see, even if you have the log in details to their account. Here’s what parents need to know about Secret Conversations Secret Conversations offers Facebook […]

Online Safety: Safer Internet Day 2019 TV

Online Safety: What do children and young people think about screen time?

Online Safety: The health impacts of screen time: a fact sheet for parents

Online safety: Chatroom etiquette

The following was copied from Group Chats – the new digital Etiquette Messaging services such as WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and Kik have revolutionised the way we communicate. They have also created a whole new social sphere in which new rules of etiquette are still being tested out. Messaging apps are hugely popular with both children […]

Online safety: Top tips for PlayStation PS4 and PS Vita

Online safety: Top tips for PlayStation PS4 and PS Vita

Online Safety: Fortnite Battle Royal parents’ guide to keep kids safe while gaming

Need to know more about Fortnite – the latest gaming craze? Games expert Andy Robertson gives a detailed outline of the game and offers great tips for parents to keep children safe while playing.

Online Safety: Guide to managing children’s screen time

Online Safety: Band Runner: new Thinkuknow game and website for 8-10 year olds

Band Runner – the fun new runner-style game for 8-10 year olds – is now live on the Thinkuknow website. The game features some familiar faces: Sam, Alfie and Ellie from the Play Like Share animations are continuing their adventures and helping children to  build their knowledge, confidence and skills to stay safe from sexual […]