At WIX we use and recommend a range of resources for different age-groups to encourage safe use of the internet. The most important resource is on the CEOP Website:
Age 5 -7
Hector’s World features high quality 2-D animation with fun and engaging characters. Children can observe the characters as they learn how to stay safe online. The experiences of Hector and his friends offer children practical guidance on managing risks and reinforce the importance of responsible online behaviour.
• Protecting personal information.
• Online privacy.
• Cyber bullying.
An interactive e-book which explores how information online isn’t reliable, and the importance of checking with an adult
These cartoons illustrate 5 e-safety SMART rules and include a real life SMART Crew of young people, who guide the cartoon characters in their quest, and help them make safe online decisions.
Smart the Penguin is a story for EYFS/KS1 about the importance of telling an adult when unsure about anything online.
Please click here to download the book (PDF, 3.2 Mb).
Age 8 - 10
The cybercafé can be used to discuss the importance of showing respect and manners towards others online, as well as protecting personal information and social networking sites.
Age 11 - 13
Let's keep the internet fun. Get advice about keeping you and your friends safe.
Childnet International is a non-profit organisation working with others to help make the internet a great and safe place for children.
This guide has been created to answer these questions and introduce some of the most popular devices, highlighting the safety tools available and empowering parents with the knowledge they need to support their children to use these technologies safely and responsibly.