Children love using technology and are learning to navigate websites, online games and consoles and touch screen technology like tablets and smartphones from a younger and younger age. Osborne Nursery School has e-safety and internet use policies which all staff, students and volunteers follow.
Osborne Nursery School has been awarded the Online Compass Silver Award for Online Safety by The South West Grid for Learning
For advice and guidance on how to keep your child safe when doing these activities have a look at the childnet website at:
For advice on using technology with children under 5 years look at the National Literacy parent’s website, Words for Life.
For two online stories ‘The Adventures of Smartie the Penguin’ and ‘Digiduck’s Big Decision’to use with your children aged 3-7 years that give internet safety advice click below:
For home activity packs with simple 15 minute activities you can do with your child to support their online safety at home click below:
If you are suspicious about the behaviour of others online, reports can be made to CEOP at: