Below are some of the Parent guides from the National Online Safety website. These look at different apps and give parents guidance and advice on what they can do to ensure that the children are using them correctly and safely.
If you click on the app you would like to know more about, it should open the image. For more information please visit the National Online Safety website.
Hidden Photo Apps
Grand Theft Auto (GTA)
Fortnite Battle Royale
Call of Duty: Warzone
The App Store
Loot Boxes and Skin Betting
Suggested Apps and Games by Year
Fun Sites for Children
Kidsmart gives you lots of advice on how to stay safe online. There’s a section for kids under 11 years old and a separate section for those over 11 years old. 4 great games will test your online safety knowledge.
Newsround Quiz – Internet Security
Test your knowledge of internet safety with this quiz from CBBC Newsround. There’s also further information if you’re not sure on anything.
Google Internet Legends – Interland
This is aimed at KS2 children. It is a game testing online safety facts that the children have learnt. It will also give recommendations to what the children should do if the opt for the wrong answer. The children learn about Think before you Share, protecting personal information, respecting each other online and how to check if something is real.