Advice and Activities for Children
These are links to E-safety games on the Lancashire website which will help to embed children’s understanding of the need for Internet Safety rules and what they mean. Please try them with your children. Links are also available in the children’s section of the website.
CBBC Newsround Online Safety Information: http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/35522934
Lots of resources and games: https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-centre/young-people/resources-3-11s
Learn about privacy by playing this online game:(Excellent, but doesn’t work on devices that don’t use Flash) http://mediasmarts.ca/sites/default/files/games/privacy_playground/flash/privacy_playground_en/start.html
Advice, videos and games from ChildNet: http://www.childnet.com/young-people/primary
Reception, Y1 and Y2 games and videos used in school: https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/5_7/
Y3 – 6 can visit the Cyber Cafe: https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/8_10/
If your primary aged child has set up a Facebook Account and lied about their age to do so, here is some advice: Giving the wrong age is not “illegal” in the sense that the law can control. However, areas that the children must be taught are the implications of slander, harassment,
racism and verbal abuse – all of which is covered in courts and after the age of 10 children are responsible for their own actions.