Online Safety – Realities of Group Chats and Exclusion Bullying

With the popularity of online gaming and a variety of instant message services available to our children there are new avenues for negative behaviours to express themselves.  Please take the time to share this video with your children and discuss the importance of positive behaviours and relationships online. https://lgfl.planetestream.com/View.aspx?id=872~3E~OC9amf

Read More

E-Safety: Blog post 28.09.18

Since our introductory parent meeting, there have been lots of interesting conversations regarding managing screen time.  The staff have been discussing how we could have an ‘unplugged’ day at school: have your family had a discussion about when or how you will have a digital-detox?  We would love to hear feedback about anything you are […]

Read More

E-Safety: Education for a Connected World

On Tuesday morning this week, we were thrilled to host so many parents at our first E-Safety meeting this year. We began by discussing headline issues that had emerged from a recent nationwide survey of children’s online lives and use of technology, conducted by the London Grid for Learning (LGFL) – ‘Hopes and Streams’ (attached […]

Read More

E-Safety: Education for a Connected World

Thank you to all parents who attended our workshop on Tuesday morning. The turn out was fantastic and there was some really helpful discussion. We discussed practical steps we can take to manage our device usage and screen time. This was followed up with reflective lessons taught around the school. Please use these as a […]

Read More

Do your children play Fortnite – Battle Royale?

Do your children play Fortnite – Battle Royale? You may have come across your child talking about the game Fortnite. As with many online games, Fortnite: Battle Royale comes with risks to children and young people. The game is PEGI rated at 12+ however, there is no proof of age required, which can expose younger […]

Read More

Internet Safety Talk – Resources For Parents

Dear parents/carers, For those who missed the talk, or for those who would just like to have the resources handy – here are the slides used in our internet safety talk. I hope this helps. Any questions – just ask! Josh David – Computing coordinator. e-safety-parents-talk-primary-sept-2016

Read More

Internet Safety Talk – Thank you to everyone who attended!

Thank you so much to all the parents/carers who sacrificed their time to attend our St Catherine’s internet safety talk on Wednesday morning this week. We had an excellent number of parents attend and the support from parents has truly been fantastic. I am aware, that for a multitude of reasons, there will have been […]

Read More

Year 1 – Computing and Phonics

The children used the laptops to open up a search engine. They then searched for the phonics game Obb and Bob. Once opened the children played the game. They then learnt how to shut down the laptops properly.

Read More