The internet provides children and young people with a wealth of opportunities for their entertainment, communication and education. But there are also risks of harm through the deliberate behaviour of others online, and through exposure to inappropriate content. (DFE)
Everyone can play a part in keeping children safe. On this page you will find a selection of games suitable for all ages. Click on the links and find out how to keep children safe on line.
Have fun at the same time as you learn about Internet safety by watching the video clips on here. There are also lots of activities and games that will test your knowledge!
Log on to Kidsmart and find advice on how to stay safe online. This is mainly for children in year 6. (There is a section for children under 11)
Can you help Captain Broadband find the nasty character who is sending yucky emails and messages? You need to navigate around Safety land answering questions. When you have answered them all correctly, the nasty character will be taken to jail and you’ll become a certified hero, just like Captain Broadband.
The “Thinkuknow” website is brought to you by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) centre. This site is good for infants and there are even notes for teachers too!
FBI e safety
Join Shirely, and Colby on the FBI.gov site. Learn how to keep safe! .
Meet McGuff he is a Crime Dog. World famous for his advice on how to stop crime before it happens and for his great sense of humour! Some of his work involves teaching children how to stay safe online. Check out the different areas of the site – there’s so much to learn!
Safe Surfing With Doug: Find out about safe surfing with Doug and his friend.
Have a go at the quiz from CBBC Newsround and get the latest information on internet safety.
Do you know the rules for how to stay safe when you’re online? How many of them can you remember? Why not test yourself!
SETTING UP A DEVICE SAFELY FOR KIDS
The Children’s Commissioner for England and Tes have produced simplified terms and conditions for Instagram, WhatsApp, YouTube, Snapchat and Facebook to help parents and carers support their children to manage their rights and privacy online.