It can be hard to know how to talk to your child about online safety. From setting up parental controls to advice on sexting, online games and video apps, nspcc can help you to understand the risks and keep your child safe. Visit:
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Tuesday Tips is a new series of two-minute explainer videos from Parent Zone, the experts in digital family life. The videos will cover all aspects of internet safety and digital life and are designed to help parents ensure their children have positive experiences online.
Follow the link in the document below to see the latest 'Tuesday Tips'. Make sure you check back every Tuesday for the next video.
Want more fun and educational activities for your child?
Here is a useful activity pack for them to do.
Share the Story of Digiduck with your Child:
Help arrives just in time for Digiduck® when faced with a difficult decision! Follow Digiduck® and his pals in this story of friendship and responsibility online. A brilliant resource to help provoke discussions about online safety and being a good friend online.
Share the Story of #Goldilocks with your Child:
#Goldilocks is a modern twist on the classic fairy tale that offers a fun and accessible way for you to discuss all things social media related with your younger children. Co-branded by Vodafone UK and Andersen Press, award-winning author Jeanne Willis created the light-hearted story alongside illustrator Tony Ross. The book is designed to help educate children about the potential consequences of being unkind, getting carried away with selfies, or oversharing images, as we see Goldilocks getting into trouble with the three bears over her pursuit of likes on social media….
Once you have finished, why not try the fun related activities.
Take the online safety quiz or visit the Thinkuknow website to learn more, test your knowledge and play games linked to online safety.