Internet Matters parental control settings guides (for devices, platforms, social media, etc) and similar parent settings from Common Sense Media ( with more narrative text and also monitoring and control apps)
Keeping Children Safe during Online Learning and Covid 19
During this time of remote learning, children will be Online a lot more than usual. It is vital that we stay vigilant to their activity and what they are exposed to, ensuring they stay safe during this time. Remember the CLICK CEOP button, on the left handside of this page, to report anything upsetting you or others, online!
For Your Family
Personalize your media recommendations using the CommonSenseMedia website.
Should my child watch this movie or play this game?
You might also find this document useful: A Parent's Guide to Video Games.pdf
Click on Latino for the Spanish version
Do you know how safe are the apps your child is using?
Have a quick check of the apps you are unsure of on some websites by clicking on the images below:
Information websites - click on pictures
CEOP (The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) delivers a multi-agency service dedicated to tackling the abuse and exploitation of children in the real and ‘e’ world.Often it is referred to as an online 999. By clicking on the button, young people and parents can get advice on a range of issues such as viruses, hacking and dealing with bullying online.
Vodafone have produced a Digital Parenting Magazine which informs parents about the various technologies children are accessing today. There is information on Facebook settings, Xbox360 settings, Blackberry controls, jargon busting and many more 'How to Guides'. Well worth a read!
Keep Safe Online - Fortnite Song - Stay switched ON to online dangers!
Do YOU know who Sam is? Click here to find out
Click here to see some of the negative effects of children going online.
For guidance on how to safely use the Snapchat app follow this link
Online Safety is an important part of keeping children safe at Capel Manor. We have extensive security measures in place in school, which are monitored both internally and externally, to help safeguard pupils from potential dangers or unsuitable material. Any Online Safety incidents are recorded and managed in accordance with our Online Safety policy.
Online Safety is taught to all pupils explaining and demonstrating how to stay safe and behave appropriately online.
Below are a few online safety videos that parents and children can watch and discuss about:
Key Stage 1:
Key Stage 2:
We can only be successful in keeping children safe online if we work with parents to ensure the Online Safety message is consistent. It is important that parents speak to their children about how they can keep safe and behave appropriately online.
It’s essential to be realistic - banning the internet or technology will not work and it often makes a child less likely to report a problem. Education around safe use is essential.
Worried about extremism?
Click on the picture below to find more information on how to protect your child against extremism
Remember If you need urgent help, call 999 now! To make a report, click here.