Young children (6-10)

Online safety advice

Early use of digital technology has been shown to improve language skills and promote children’s social development and creativity.

But it’s not without risks for young children, who may come across inappropriate content or begin to copy what older children do online. See our advice to understand what you can do to give young children the best experience of going online.

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Book an online parent session with Childnet
Schools and organisations can now book online safety training sessions for their parent community that can be delivered live online with Childnet.
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Through FutureLearn, the University of Reading has created an online course which explores practical ways to help young people manage their mood and maintain healthy habits during the coronavirus pandemic.
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