Internet Safety

Learning How to Safely Browse the Web

Safety Tips

  • Never share names, schools, ages, phone numbers, or addresses
  • Never open an email from a stranger – it may contain viruses that can harm a computer
  • Never send pictures to strangers or view pictures that strangers send to you
  • Keep passwords private (except to parents)
  • Tell a trusted adult if something mean or creepy happens on the Internet
Safe Computer Kids - Internet Monitoring

Strategies for Responsible and Safer Online Life

  • Visit age-appropriate sites
  • Minimize chatting with strangers
  • Help kids think critically about what they find online
  • If they wouldn’t do it in real life, they shouldn’t do it online
  • Have some rules about time and place
  • Agree on downloads
  • Talk about privacy
  • Make sure kids feel safe reporting bad behavior
  • Be involved and view your own habits carefully
How to be safe on the internet.

IF YOU DON'T KNOW THE SENDER, IT MIGHT BE A PRETENDER!