We are expecting all children at Abercarn Primary to follow our acceptable use policy when using technology at school. Click on the link to download a copy...

Acceptable Use Policy for Pupils.pdf

Children today have embraced new technologies as a source of information, education and entertainment.  The use of digital technology has been completely normalised by this generation, and it is now fully integrated into their daily lives. 

Technology is changing all the time and young people are no longer passive recipients of online information, but are increasingly interacting directly within a digital landscape in a variety of ways. 

Children are increasingly referred to as ‘digital natives’: citizens born into a digital world, who grow up surrounded by and emerged in the technology and tools of the digital age. Their confidence and skills in using this technology is typically high, but their knowledge and awareness of the inherent issues, risks and dangers is usually very low. 

Children and young people need to be empowered to keep themselves safe – this isn’t just a top down approach. Children will be children – pushing boundaries and taking risks. Teaching your child about technology should be seen as another part of keeping them safe, just like crossing the road or learning to swim.

Do you know how to keep your children safe? Do your children know how to keep safe? At Abercarn Primary we are committed to discussing these serious issues as part of our e-safety curriculum (including capturing their online habits in our e-safety questionnaire) but we can only be successful if we all work together: pupils, parents and teachers.

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Pupil Internet Safety Surveys:

KS1 e safety questionnaire.pdf                 E-safety questionnaire for pupils in year 1 and 2

KS2 e safety questionnaire.pdf                 E-safety questionnaire for pupils in year 3, 4, 5 and 6

childnet_parentleaflet_v_2.pdf                   Leaflet produced by childnet about e-safety

Pupil Internet Safety Surveys Results 2016


Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 34

Year 5

Year 56

Year 6

Last modified: Monday, 25 July 2016, 8:51 PM