The following is a list of useful sites:
https://www.internetmatters.org/ This site is particularly good for up-to-date advice on how to keep privacy settings maintained on various platforms.
The Thinkuknow Toolkit – https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/
This includes 15 activities designed for use with young people between the ages of 11-13 and 14+. With clear practitioner guidance and engaging photocopy learning materials, each activity gets you people thinking and talking about key issues related to sex, relationships and the internet, delivers safety messages, and encourages them to return to the Thinkuknow website in their own time. All resources for the games and activities are included.
CEOP RESOURCES https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre/
To access CEOP resources you will need to create an account on the CEOP website:
- Hector’s World is a series of six cartoons for 5-7 year olds. Hector is a young dolphin who is learning about the internet. Over the course of the cartoons he explores ways to keep his information private and how to get help when he is worried. Hector’s World comes with a range of supporting materials.
- Lee and Kim is a cartoon for 5-7 year olds. It follows Lee and Kim, who are primary aged children, playing an online game. The fillm highlights the importance of being carefuel online, and helps children to recognise important online behaviours such as being kind to other people and not talking to strangers.
- Band Runner is designed for 8-10 year olds.