Online safety: Year 5

Learning how to alter application permissions; considering the positive and negative aspects of online communication; understanding that online information is not always factual; learning how to deal with online bullying; thinking about the effect that technology has on our health and wellbeing.

Choose your lesson

Lesson 1: Online protection

Children learn how applications (apps) can access our personal information and how to alter application permissions to limit the sharing of our information with others online

Lesson 2: Online communication

Children learn about the positive and negative aspects of online communication, and how to use technology safely, respectfully and responsibly

Lesson 3: Online reputation

Learning that online information about someone is often not always factually true

Lesson 4: Online bullying

Children learn the differences between online and offline bullying, and what to do if they ever experience bullying online

Lesson 5: Online health

Children learn how technology can affect our health and wellbeing, and come up with ways to replace bad online habits with good online habits

Assess your pupils

Assessment quiz and Knowledge catcher. These can be used at the start of the unit to access where pupils are in their learning as well as the end of the unit to assess progress. Go to assessment resources