Childnet International and the UK Safer Internet Centre have published their latest resource for 3-7 year olds on the Kidsmart website. The story eBook “Digiduck’s Big Decision” can be read online and also downloaded free of charge.
The story is a lovely way to talk about positive behaviour on the internet to younger children in both formal and informal settings and could be used by staff in Schools and Early Years settings as well as Parents/carers. In the eBook, Digiduck learns what it means to be a good friend online which is a theme with which this age group will be very familiar offline already. It also highlights the imporance of online responsbility in an age appropriate way, which is sure to engage both younger and older online users.
The story can be found at http://www.kidsmart.org.uk/teachers/ks1/digiduck.aspx