Online Safety & Computing Workshops
After parental requests, the summer term parental & child workshops will be computing with a focus of online safety. Following each workshop the information shared, photographs of the session and feedback from parents will be shared.
Year 3 Workshop - 20th June 2023
The workshop today focused on the smart rules in how we can apply these to using technology and accessing the internet, online privacy in how your personal information can be used, stored processed and shared online and strong passwords. We also talked about the USO page and the parental information section showing the parents really useful section that support them with computing and technology.
"Thank you for the wonderful workshop. It was good to learn new things"
"Thank you for the good information. It was very helpful as a parent, and to learn a lot and to keep my child safe in using the internet"
"Very effective and helpful. Thanks for organising this, as the parents and carers need guidance on online safety"
"Really helpful workshop to teach us and our children about the internet safety. To know about age restrictions on using social media so that the children use it safely. Thank you for the session"
Year 6 Workshop - 13th June 2023
The workshop today focused on passwords, phishing and parental controls on wifi and devices. We discussed the importance of having and how to create a strong password before moving onto what phishing was and how we can best avoid this and protect ourselves from this. We then shared documents with the parents on how to set up parent controls on their broadband home wifi with a range of companies as well as common devices that they may have at home.
"Thank you for explaining how to use the internet safely"
" This has been a good and educational experience. Information was practical and useful."
"Thank you for this workshop. We’ve learned a lot and much appreciated. It is essential to safe online."
"Thank you teachers for organising this workshop. It’s very useful through our daily life to help us and our
young kids in their day to day activities"
"Thanks! It was great interacting, gaining knowledge of what is happening in school"
Year 5 Workshop - 8th June 2023
The workshop today focused on apps, the age restrictions for certain apps and privacy as well as sharing our vision for computing with the parents. The PowerPoint used as well as the photographs and feedback from parents is shared below.
"Thank you for the wonderful and useful session also very needful information for the children. Well done"
"The computing workshop was great and gave us parents a wide view of how we have to keep our children safe from the negativities of the internet. Thank you"
"It has been a really useful workshop. I learnt quite a lot of information about keeping children safe online"
"Thank you school staff and children. Every time we come for a workshop we learn new things. In this modern technology world, we must be aware of the use of the internet for our children’s safety. This workshop has provided much information. Thank you"
"Thank you teachers for the lovely workshop that you put on for all the parents. Very fruitful and useful in this challenging world. It has enlighten our use to the modern digital world to be safe and secure. Everything is new to all and it will help our children to do better."
Year 4 Workshop - 25th May 2023
The workshop today focused on personal information and cookies as well as sharing our vision for computing with the parents. The PowerPoint used as well as the photographs and feedback from parents is shared below.
"We learnt lots of online safety. Workshop was good & useful"
"Great workshop, good presentation, lots of useful information"
"This workshop was very informative with valuable information. It’s nice to know that our children are learning the safety of using the internet. As always, it’s been a pleasure to attend another workshop"
"Thanks a lot for the online safety awareness"
"It was quite helpful and interesting to know what’s behind the screen. It’s also very knowledgeable"
"Thank you so much for sharing net knowledge for children and parents, we are now aware of a lot of things which our children were unaware of. "