Welcome to our Safety Zone!
Only download these items if you have your parents permission:
|Hector’s safety button
The Hector’s World Safety Button is a free download to help protect you when you are on the computer.
|Dongle’s Safety Screensaver
Download to your computer as an extra reminder of the safety tips.
Avatars are digital characters that help give users a ‘hidden’ identity on the internet rather than using photographs of themselves. If you are using social networking, instant messager and blogs it is best to use a nickname and an avatar rather than giving your real name and photo.
Creat a Simpsons Avatar
|Useful ‘How To’ Guides and information about Vodaphone’s new Digital Parenting Magazine|
|Some great advice for parents to help your children stay safe online|
|Microsoft site dedicated to internet safety for the whole family||MICROSOFT PROTECT|
Report abuse – where you or your children can register any concerns
This button has also been added to the learning zone.
|Internet Watch Foundation site where you can report any illegal content on the internet|
|Childnet keeps you up to date with e-safety issues and has some great factsheets|
|Insafe gives online safety information for parents|
|Lots of useful information from Xbox 360, including details about how to set parental controls, understanding age and content ratings and hints for staying safe.|
|Chatdanger is a site all about the potential dangers on interactive services online like chat, IM, online games, email and on mobile phones.
Is children’s privacy really an issue?
|Get Game Smart is a microsoft site dedicated to information on gaming safely with resources for parents and children|
|Understand Social Networking sites and how to keep your children safe|
|Read the McAfee Parent’s Guide to Social Networking Sites|
|Understand and share the world of social networking websites with your children with the GET WITH IT! guide||SOCIAL NETWORKING GUIDE|