The internet can be a brilliant place. However, as a parent or carer you play an important role in helping your child to stay safe online. You don’t need to be an expert on the internet to help keep your child safe- there are lots of resources available to support you in doing this. We have collated a range of resources that you might find helpful. Please click on the image to follow the link. If you have any questions or would like some more information on internet safety, please do not hesitate to contact the school.
At Menstrie Primary School we teach Internet Safety each year as part of the curriculum. The ‘Be Internet Legends’ programme developed by Google and supported by Parent Zone, aims to address five key fundamentals:
BE INTERNET SHARP – Think Before You Share
BE INTERNET ALERT – Check It’s For Real
BE INTERNET SECURE – Protect Your Stuff
BE INTERNET KIND – Respect Each Other
BE INTERNET BRAVE – When in Doubt, Discuss