Online Safety

Learning how to use the internet safely and responsibly is part of our curriculum. Internet Matters and National Online Safety have published guidance for schools and families. We have selected some resources from these providers which you may find helpful wtalking to your children about online behaviour and safety at home.

File icon: pdf Digital Acceptable Use Policy March 2021.pdf [pdf 671KB] Click to download

Online Safety for Parents 

This presentation for parents and carers, by Dan Hawbrook of the Lincolnshire Stay Safe Partnership, answers many questions about online safety for children.

(February 2021)

Links to support services 

We hope that you will find the links below helpful in ensuring children are safe when using the internet at home. 

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Activity pack from Thinkuknow
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Safety for children when online at home
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Guides for parents and carers on protecting children
External Link Icon Presentation for parents and carers
Online safety advice for families

Parent Online

Please use the link above to access parent/carer advice and support for online issues. 

Parent Info

This website is provided by Parentzone and NCA-CEOP and offers support for families in a digital world. 

CEOP

CEOP stands for Child exploitation and Online Protection command. Please use this link if you wish to find out more about reporting concerning online behaviour. 

Thinkuknow

Thinkuknow is the education programme provided by the National Crime Agency - CEOP. This organisation protects children both online and offline. 

Recent Updates - Spring 2021

Learn how to keep your child safe online by accessing these resources produced by the Safer Communities Service, Lincolnshire Country Council. 

File icon: pdf YouTube Restricted Mode.pdf [pdf 596KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Tik Tok privacy.pdf [pdf 658KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Peer Pressure.pdf [pdf 301KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf PEGI Ratings.pdf [pdf 603KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Online Bullying Support.pdf [pdf 287KB] Click to download

Online Bullying and Staying Safe - Support and Advice

National Safety Online and Internet Matters provide excellent support for families and schools. Here are some helpful documents that feature guidance for all. You can access more resources and information at:

https://www.internetmatters.org/

https://nationalonlinesafety.com/

File icon: pdf Online Bullying - what children need to know.pdf [pdf 1MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf How to be kind online.pdf [pdf 9MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Staying Safe Online Guide - Lincolnshire.pdf [pdf 5MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Internet Matters - Safety Guide 0-5 years.pdf [pdf 28KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Internet Matters - Safety Guide 6-10 years.pdf [pdf 126KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Internet Matters - Safety Guide 11-13 years.pdf [pdf 125KB] Click to download

Social Media and Gaming - Guides for Parents 

Please find below some helpful resources from Internet Matters and National Online Safety.

File icon: pdf Staying Safe Online Guide - Lincolnshire.PDF [pdf 5MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Whatsapp - what parents need to know.pdf [pdf 2MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf TikTok - what parents need to know.pdf [pdf 1MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Snapchat - what parents need to know.pdf [pdf 904KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Facebook - what parents need to know.pdf [pdf 4MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Netflix - what parents need to know.pdf [pdf 933KB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Call of Duty - what parents need to know.pdf [pdf 2MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Minecraft - what parents need to know.pdf [pdf 7MB] Click to download
File icon: pdf Roblox - what parents need to know.pdf [pdf 1MB] Click to download

'What parents and carers need to know about' guides