At St Patrick’s, we use ICT throughout all our subjects and encourage children to do the same at home. It is of paramount importance that parents and children are aware of how to safely use the Internet.

 

St. Patrick’s E-Safety Leaflet

 

Social media and Apps – this is a guide to the positive and negatives of each social media forum your child may try to use.

This page aims to give you some information for parents to discuss with their child on how to keep safe while using the Internet.

Kidsmart – Created to inform children of how to safety use new technologies and the potential dangers they may face.

ChildNet – a website giving you information and advice on e-safety and how to report any abuse.

Think U Know – this site provides information for children and parents about e-safety and how to report any abuse.

Vodafone – Digital Parenting – Advice for parenting in a digital age.

Childnet for Parents & Carers – advice and information about being online

NSPCC E-Safety – Keeping your child safe online, gaming and with apps.

 

Internet Matters Information for Parents/Carers

0-5 Year Olds

6 – 10 Year Olds

11 – 13 Year Olds

 

Digital Parenting

Copies of Vodafone’s Digital Parenting magazine will be given to families through out the year and can also be downloaded below.

September 2017

October 2016

September 2015

April 2015

 

Useful Links for Children

How secure is my password?

Password Rap

Be Share Aware

Think You Know How (KS1)

BBC Stay Safe