E-Safety at South Grove Primary School

At South Grove we take e-safety very seriously. E-Safety is embedded within the school’s ICT/Computing curriculum and Schemes of Work. It is also contained within the schools PSHCE Curriculum.

E-Safety is also covered throughout the year through focussed assemblies and the school takes part in the national Internet Safety Day. Regular workshops are held for parents annually.

It is vital that the school works in partnership with parents and carers to ensure that our children are safe when having access to all forms of ICT online protection. This page is intended to promote e-safety for pupils, parents and carers.

If there are ever any concerns around e-safety please do not hesitate to contact the school.

The links below are those recommended by the school to support parents and children when considering e-safety.

SWITCHEDON -  ONLINE SAFETY AT HOME (Click to view PDF) offers you the latest information on the sites you like to visit, mobiles and new technology. Find out what’s good, what’s not and what you can do about it. This site offers great advice and raises good questions to think about with technology at home and school. offers you the latest information on the sites you like to visit, mobiles and new technology.

You will want to make the internet a safe place for your child and this resource helps you!
Whether you are a parent or someone who works with children and young people you will find something of use on this site.
There are many useful links and ideas to help keep your children safe online!

Know it all resources are designed for both teachers and parents to support e-safety at home. It contains a wealth of information for parents including supporting young people online and Know it All for Primary as well as guidance for teachers on Social Networking.

Children can test their  internet safety knowledge with Hacker, listen to some Stay Safe songs with Helen Skelton, News Kids On the Block and Bobby Lockwood and get some tips from the Horrible Histories gang. There are many downloadable topics that will support parents with their children at home including tips for staying safe online, cyber-bullying and much more.

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SwitchedOn Online Safety at home

In today’s technology-driven world, it is vital that we prepare children so they can deal with online content independently and safely. This booklet includes four fun activities for you to try out at home with your family.

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September 2017: Age Restrictions for Social Media

Do you know what the minimum age for account holders on these social media sites and apps are?

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September 2017: Be Smart on the Internet

Remember, be SMART!

E-Safety Day 2018


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Staying safe online: Information and online resources

‘Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better internet starts with you.’

Jigsaw: for 8 -10 year olds

This is an video from CEOPs Thinkuknow education programme that helps children to understand what constitutes personal information.

Lee and Kim film from ThinkuKnow KS1

A cartoon featuring Lee and Kim, who discover that not all the characters in their online game are who they say they are. SID the superhero comes to the rescue.

Brilliant resource for KS1 and Year 3

Empowered to explore, inspired to learn