In addition to participating in the annual Safer Internet Day to raise awareness of safety whilst online, all children at Barham receive e-safety lessons as part of the new computing curriculum and it is also discussed in PHSE lessons. In April 2015 Years 5 and 6 also had a talk given by Kent Police about e-safety and a short talk was also given to parents afterwards. To compliment this session parents might also be interested in the following technology guide website which may help when considering which device to purchase for home use:
Have a look at some of the following resources but remember not to tell anyone your personal details.
CBBC have some funny video clips to watch that highlight the importance of staying safe on-line.
Safer Internet Day 2014 is the website which describes the aims of the SID day.
Early Surfers’ Zone is for children aged 3 to 7 years old.
Digiduck’s Big Decision This is an e-book which invites younger children to make decisions about using the internet safely.
Captain Kara and Winston’s SMART Adventure The SMART Adventure illustrates Childnet’s SMART rules and includes a real life SMART Crew of young people who guide the cartoon characters in their quest and help them make smart online decisions.
Captain Kara and the SMART Crew Lesson Plans.
Teachers’ Support Materials from the Know It All website.
Think You Know website.
Kent Trust Web Useful Internet Safety links