‘bCyberwise’ focuses on the importance of being safe and respectful online. Helping your child understand why being a responsible digital citizen is vital for their own safety as well as their friends and family.
What did they learn?
Children today really are digital natives, so it is more crucial than ever that they understand the importance of being safe and respectful whilst learning and having fun online. ‘bCyberwise’ is about cybersafety, cyber security and cyber ethics. This module helps children to develop their knowledge and skills around these three areas. The children learn about:
Join the Nubbins’ and explore their vast monster castle as they learn how to use the internet safely, protect personal information, recognise a safe website and be positive and respectful online.
Print out and fold up the chatterbox to create a fun online safety game. Play against your kids or ask them to test each other, discovering and discussing a new safety tip with each go.
Get creative as a family and design a set of house technology rules (glitter and glue encouraged!) and stick them up near the computer or next to the fridge to remind everyone to be cyber safe and cyber wise. Some rules could include:
Resources have been designed to help you raise healthier and happier children in the following categories:
Life Education has been endorsed by the eSafety Commissioner as a Trusted eSafety Provider (see esafety.gov.au for more information).