In today’s world it has never been more important to keep children safe online. Internet safety for children depends heavily on parents being aware of online risks and understanding how to help their children and teens avoid them.
Almost every child and teen in the UK has access to the internet. They socialise in online games or on smartphones just as they would socialise in playgrounds They live largely in a digital community. But like any community, there are significant risks and dangers.
So how can parents teach their children about the dangers of being online and the internet?
Ready, Get Set, Connect!
Ready, Get Set, Connect! Is a great way to instigate conversations with children around safety online and to teach them to be more cyber secure. It is a comprehensive cyber safety handbook for children and parents alike. Explaining the dangers of the world to children can be difficult at the best of times, but those of the online world can be even scarier for parents.
Ready, Get Set, Connect! confronts these safety issues in a child-friendly way. Our aim is to equip children with the skills that they need in order to confidently recognise bad online behaviour, as well as protecting their personal information so that they can become device-independent without fear.
Their interactive book depicts Cyber Space as an alternate universe, full of heroes and villains. Readers embark on a journey of learning until they become the greatest Cyber hero of them all. It is perfect to teach children the basics about staying safe online, and gets them thinking about cyber security in a fun, engaging and interactive way.
You can purchase copies of Ready, Get Set, Connect! here – https://www.cyberlitebooks.com/product-page/ready-getset-connect.