ESSENTIAL PARENTS INFORMATION
Most children today have access to the Internet through a variety of different devices, at home and at school – through phones, tablets, games consoles, laptops and PCs. They play games and use apps that allow them to chat with other children, share videos and photos and make in game purchases. It can be hard to keep up to date with all the apps and games that are available to your children but we hope to be able to help you by providing information on this page.
TikTok is a social media platform that lets you share and discover 15 second video clips.
Minecraft – is a game that lets you build, create and explore virtual worlds with building blocks.
Roblox – is an online game and app where you can create and share your own games and games that others have made. There is an option to chat to other players.
Instagram – is a popular photo sharing site, it is possible to comment on other people’s photos.
WhatsApp – is an instant messaging app which allows you to share photos, videos, text messages and make calls.
Snapchat – The snapchat app lets you send videos, photos and messages to your friends which appear briefly and then disappear.