Whether you use the internet for fun or for learning new things, it's important that you do it safely.
If you're one of the older children in our school, you probably already know a lot about the internet, but even so, take a moment to have a look at the at the links below.
There's information about how to use the internet safely and who to talk to if you are worried about something.
~ Don't give out personal details
~ A 'cyber-friend' is not a real friend
~ Don't say anything in a chat room that you wouldn't say in public
~ If someone is rude or threatening in a chat room, report them and they will be removed
~ Print off or screen shot any threatening chat 'logs'. You may need to report it later
~ A stranger is someone that you don't know
~ The person that you are chatting to may not be who you think they are
~ Are you downloading illegal files?