Online Safety

School Online Safety Rules

1.    We use the internet when we have permission.

2.    We tell an adult if we see anything we are uncomfortable with.

3.    We only message people an adult has approved.

4.    We do not open messages sent by anyone we don’t know.

5.    We send messages that are polite and friendly.

6.    We NEVER give out personal information or passwords.

7.    We NEVER arrange to meet anyone we don’t know.

 8.   We do not access other people’s files without their permission.

 

Using the internet can be fun and also help with your learning.

However, it is vital that you stay safe when using the internet and new technology.

There is a lot of useful advice for children and parents / carers at the following site:

http://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/

National Online Safety Guidance

This site has some excellent parent guides to help you understand the apps and games your child may request. Please see some samples here that we have already sent out to parents / carers.

https://nationalonlinesafety.com

Parents guide to WhatsApp

Parents Guide to Momo

 

Every year we celebrate Safer Internet day in February. This year's theme is “Together for a better internet"

Have a look at the resources for parents here:

https://www.internetmatters.org/schools-esafety/parent-online-support-pack-teachers/

https://www.internetmatters.org/advice/esafety-leaflets-resources/

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-centre/parents-and-carers