Early Years and Foundation Stage
Children have access to a wide range of technology, it's shocking how easily children can access the internet without the need of parental help.
In school have a variety of different technologies available for pupils to access; some of which do have the facilities to access the internet. We teach pupils from an early age the risks in a child-friendly age appropriate way.
At Ingrow we use the www.thinkuknow.co.uk resources as a basic guide in early years and foundation, we familiarise children with the characters from Hectors World and we talk about the problems and mistakes Hector and his friends make whilst accessing online content. By building the strategies, of how to keep safe online, into our every day routines children clearly understand practically the risks and how to keep themselves and their siblings safe.
The main messages we teach are: