As a modern child of technological age you are likely to be as good as, if not better than your parents at using the internet.
However, as children you are still likely to face the same risks as your parents. For example , identify theft, fraud, spam and scam emails. As well as this there are more immediate threats such as inappropriate websites, cyber bullying and exposure to inappropriate images.
The internet , however, is an indispensable tool to widen your learning and improve valuable life skills.
This page will provide key information on how to stay safe whilst you are online and will provide links to websites that will help you do this.
E - Safety
Keep your personal stuff private and think about what you say and do online
MAKE SURE YOU HAVE SET PRIVACY SETTINGS TO RESTRICT ACCESS TO PERSONAL INFORMATION
Block people who send nasty messages and don't open unknown links and attachments from people you don't know
Flag up with someone you trust if anything upsets you or if someone asks to meet you offline
Talk to someone
Call: Childline 0800 11 11
A great website to go on about Safety Internet is: