Parent Zone

Here are some useful links for parents

KidSmart
Information on how to keep your children safe online, include games and activities they can do.

Supporting Numeracy at Home
Some simple ideas to build numeracy skills into everyday activities

Supporting Literacy at Home
Fun ideas to encourage good reading habits at home

Childnet
Information for parents and carers about internet safety.

Think U Know
Advice and support on how to keep children safe from sexual abuse, both online and off.

NSPCC Net Aware
Has information about the most commonly used apps by young people

NSPCC Share Aware
Has ideas on conversation starters you can use with your children and advice about staying safe online.

ThinkuKnow for Parents
Advice for parents from CEOP’s ThinkuKnow education programme

UK Safer Internet Centre
Further advice and guidance for young people and parents about staying safe online.

NSPCC Helpline
Open 24 hours a day, ready to give support and advice to any adult who is worried about a child.
Telephone Number 0800 800 5000

I am a Mathematician
This resource will help parents to support their children’s learning in numeracy with fun activities to do outside school.

Internet Safety

This website contains great information about online safety awareness, digital resilience etc.

Getting it Right leaflet 

What does Getting It Right For Every Child mean for your child in the Scottish Borders?
Information for Parents and Carers