These sites focus on how children can learn to be safe and aware of potential dangerous situations. Learn how to be safe from strangers in various situations and how to protect yourself from strangers and other harmful situations. Includes safety rules and tips, lesson plans, interactive stories, and videos. There is a link to eThemes Resource on Internet Safety.
Information included in the article: teaching children about "stranger danger"; who are "strangers"?; "stranger danger", tips and strategies; and stranger danger related topics.
NOTE: This site includes ads.
This catchy animated video and song helps children remember what to do when approached by a stranger or when they find themselves in an uncomfortable or questionable situation. Addresses: talking to strangers, strangers trying to abduct a child, strangers trying to touch or hold a child down, if a grownup the child knows tries to touch them inappropriately. (Total Running Time: 3:22)
NOTE: This site includes a discussion board. (forum, message board, etc.)
Sign up for a safe email and instant messaging for children. Guidelines for avoiding the dark side of email, SMS, IM, gaming and social networking are included.
NOTE: There is an annual fee associated with use of these accounts.
These sites have tips and advice on how children and young adults can use the Internet safely. Includes tips on surfing, chat rooms, and about not giving out personal information on the web. There are online games and activities that teach lessons about Internet safety. There are also pledges and certificates that children can sign. Includes eThemes resources on using online journals and blogs.