Triple Zero Kids Challenge: Apps now available

Triple Zero Kids is a free online resource for Reception to Year 2 students. The online game based resources has been designed to help children learn about safety messages and hear what happens when you call 000. There are free online Police, Fire and Ambulance interactive games. For those who have been using the resources, they have recently added new games! The online site does not work on iPads as […]

Gogogoolians.com : The Green Search Engine for Kids and Teens

        Gogogoolians is a safe search engine for kids and teens. According to the Urban Online Dictionary a ‘gooligan’ is somebody who is exceptionally good at using google.com search engine. Gogogoolians applies safe search filtering to each query and does not allow any annoying pop-ups or pop-unders. There is a search option which permits students to search ‘all’ or select the drop down menu and search via […]

Net Nanny: Filtering software for parents

Before you read this post, please note, I did not, nor will profit from any sales of Net Nanny. I have recommended this software after a student of mine viewed an extremely inappropriate website at home and her parents asked for advise. You may find this useful if you have a parent approach you with a similar situation. “Did you know that during 2010, over 58,630 new websites were added each day […]

Privacy Pirates: Teaching Internet Safety

Privacy Pirates is a free interactive online site which requires students to set sail to Internet Island. The map to the treasure of Internet Island was cut up into nine pieces. Now pirates who want your privacy have the pieces. If you can answer each pirate’s question, you can put the map together and find the treasure! This site is suitable for Year 3-5 students. For K-Y2 students I recommend Hector’s World. […]

Triple Zero Kids’ Challenge

Triple Zero Kids Challenge is an interactive online site which enables students to learn about getting help by playing games and solving mysteries. They’ll learn about safety messages and hear what happens when you call Triple Zero. Along the way they will meet the “Zeros” as they are guided step by step through the game. You can even view the site in a range of languages. This is a fantastic […]