INTERNET SAFeTY

by:chad mckenzie

are you safe?

Internet safety is to keep safe from people knowing where our houses are because people can find where you live just by looking at your Facebook.The Internet has drastically changed the way that children interact with the world. They have access to in-depth knowledge, tools to express their creativity, and people from all over the world. Yet along with offering a fascinating, new way to connect with the world, the Internet also offers new risks.Most things are connected with internet safety like cyber bullying,Exposure to inappropriate material,online predators.

(Tips) that may help

  • Keep the computer in a high-traffic area of your home.
  • Establish limits for which online sites children may visit and for how long.
  • Remember that Internet technology can be mobile, so make sure to monitor cell phones, gaming devices, and laptops.
  • Surf the Internet with your children and let them show you what they like to do online.
  • Know who is connecting with your children online and set rules for social networking, instant messaging, e-mailing, online gaming, and using webcams.
  • Continually dialogue with your children about online safety.

how to (ask) for help or to get help.

You could go to a web site and look for help or you could ask a family member.

(Discussion starters)


  • What are your favorite things to do online?
  • What is personal information? Why should you keep it private?
  • What could you do to be safer online?
  • What would you do if anyone online asked to meet you face-to-face?
  • Besides me, who do you feel that you can talk to if you are in a scary or uncomfortable situation?

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