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23/10/19

Retweeted From Whyteleafe School Y4

Excellent Egypt Day in Year 4 today. Lots of fun activities including mummification, artefacts, burial march and quiz. A big thank you to Lauren for entertaining us with all things Egyptian! https://t.co/IoT2IgYfF5

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23/10/19

Retweeted From Outdoor Learning

Building relationships, working together to build animal houses at Thinking about https://t.co/DNxP5tdaR5

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23/10/19

Retweeted From Outdoor Learning

Excellent fungi finds at this morning, identified with the help of technology! Shaggy Parasol and Rosy bonnet. https://t.co/qpGYKHCcfS

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23/10/19

Retweeted From Whyteleafe School Science

Science Leaders 2019-2020 https://t.co/Fe8DgkdSRb

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23/10/19

Retweeted From Whyteleafe School Science

Science Leaders 2019-2020 https://t.co/92zcNxCo6Q

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15/10/19

Retweeted From Careers within GLF

We have an opportunity for a qualified teacher to teach across two wonderful schools, and Due to the short turn around time, please contact the Executive HT to discuss this role in more detail. https://t.co/faLMVHIi4i https://t.co/kSH9wFeBMx

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15/10/19

Retweeted From Outdoor Learning

Feeding the bees with some year 4 bee club bee club members. https://t.co/QtxVAudBST

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26/09/19

Retweeted From Outdoor Learning

Signs of deer visiting forest school. https://t.co/tVqeaeqUCf

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26/09/19

Retweeted From Whyteleafe SMSC/PSHE

School Council are really excited that the charity for this year is 'YoungMinds' we look forward to fund-raising for this fabulous mental health charity 😁👍👏👏👏 https://t.co/6RzVgfNeMG

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20/09/19

Year 5 are expected back at 15:31 🕰

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20/09/19

Year 5 are now on the m25

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20/09/19

Year 5 have left. We will keep you updated.

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20/09/19

Retweeted From John Williams

Getting on the coach ready to come home. https://t.co/yaXm8bmX8d

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20/09/19

Year 5 are running a little late due to lots of coaches trying to all leave at the same time. We will tweet when we leave and then again when we leave the m25 at Godstone.

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20/09/19

Retweeted From John Williams

Picnic in the sunshine before heading home https://t.co/I5L23VdIk2

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20/09/19

Retweeted From John Williams

Beautiful weather for our last day. https://t.co/emYZjWAN4k

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20/09/19

Retweeted From Centre Manager Grosvenor Hall

And by far the tidiest school in the canteen this week! Great manners - lots of please and thank us! Thank u!!!

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19/09/19

Retweeted From John Williams

Disco is all finished (thank goodness) and they are all tucked up in bed. 😴 home tomorrow https://t.co/bf2xQ2pTCa

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19/09/19

Retweeted From John Williams

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19/09/19

Retweeted From John Williams

Second group https://t.co/6XzwKdF6KH

E-safety

 

At Whyteleafe School we regularly talk to the children about e-safety and how to stay safe online. It has come to our attention that a number of children have different social media accounts, including Instagram and Facebook. Most of these social media accounts have age restrictions of 13 year + (this is true of Instagram, Snapchat and Facebook), in compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). In our experience children are not socially mature enough to use these types of social media and therefore we would advise parents to adhere to the age restrictions. If your child does use social media, or other communications on line, we would recommend talking with your child about e-safety and would encourage you to monitor their online activity.

Help children stay safe online:

1. Have the conversation early and often

2. Explore online together

3. Know who your child is talking to online

4. Set rules and agree boundaries

5. Make sure that content is age-appropriate

6. Use parental controls to filter, restrict, monitor or report content

7. Check they know how to use privacy settings and reporting tools

Following on from our E-Safety evening in October please click to download the Internet Safety pack for parents.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

E-safety and Fortnite

It has come to our attention that a number of children have been discussing playing the game Fortnite online. As you may be aware the age rating is PEGI 12, due to ‘frequent scenes of mild violence. It is not suitable for persons under 12 years of age’ and there are also a number of other potential issues you should be aware of:

-        As Fortnite is an online game you will play against players of different ages from across the world. You cannot turn the in game chats off or choose who you play against

-        Fortnite does feature violence when players are in combat with each other

-        Although Battle Royale is free to play, other aspects of the game are not. There are packs which give you different access to the full game and extensions, bonuses and weapons

As recommended by the UK Safer Internet Centre the advice says:

-        Have an open and honest conversation with your child

-        Play the game with them

-        Know how to make a report

-        See what other people think of Fortnite

All of which can be found here: https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/blog/parents-guide-fortnite-battle-royale and a Parents Guide to Fortnite.

 

Below are links for parents supporting children using social media. We hope you will find them useful.

Parentzone

Facebook
Google +
Instagram
Twitter
Snapchat
Ask.fm
Musical.ly
Advice for parents and carers on cyberbullying
Cyberbullying advice
Online Gaming
NSPC advice
thinkuknow.co.uk
childnet.com
Youtube e-safety factsheet
esafety-adviser.com
DITTO e-safety latest newsletter