Stay Safe - Child Guide

Welcome to Southwark's Safeguarding Zone! A wonderful place to explore, discover new things and to be creative all whilst teaching you how to stay safe!

 Feeling Safe At School

All teachers and staff at Southwark are here to look after and support you! If you are ever worried or upset about anything then please come and speak to someone -this could be your teacher, a learning mentor, your assistant head, a member of the office staff or a midday supervisor! We all want to make sure that school is a safe and happy place for you to be!


Looking After You!

Growing up today can be tricky! With lots of different things to think about sometimes your head can become full and feelings and thoughts can overtake your mind.  The video below explores what you need to do to look after yourself so that your mind can be as strong as it can be!





The internet is amazing. You can play, learn, create and connect - opening up a whole world of exciting possibilities. But with the digital world changing all the time, how can you make sure you are staying safe?

That’s where we come in. Whether you’re an online expert or you’re not sure where to start, our tools and advice will help you keep you safe.


Follow our SMART rules: 5 Top Tips to stay safe online:




     smart writing are you????                                             

   Follow the link below to take the SMART quiz and find out!




 What can you do if someone is being unkind online?

Cyber bullying is any form of bullying which takes place online or through smartphones and tablets. Social networking sites, messaging apps, gaming sites and chat rooms such as Facebook, XBox Live, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat and other chat rooms can be great fun and a positive experience. But what do you do when things go wrong? 

There are many things you can do to get help in order to make this type of behavior to stop. The website below offers lots of practical advice but it is important that you tell a trusted adult and they can help you to get the abuse to stop! Click on the picture below for further information.


 Lets Talk PANTS

Learning the Underwear Rue is really important. It teaches you what you need to know all about your PANTS! Read the PANTS rules below and then check out the link to the singing dinosaur video!

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In Case of Emergency
The best way to handle an emergency is to be prepared for one. Knowing what to do ahead of time can help you stay in control so that you can help. Here are some suggestions on how to be ready to help in an emergency:

When you're outdoors, make sure you're in an area where you can call out for help even if you don't have a phone with you.
Know how to dial 999.

It's scary to think about someone getting hurt. But the truth is that accidents can and do happen. They happen when people are being careless and when they're careful. Sometimes, kids are the ones who get hurt. Sometimes, grown-ups get hurt. Either way, it's good to know what to do if someone needs emergency medical help. Even though you're a kid, you can make a big difference by doing the right thing.

Click on the picture below to find out about some other ways you can keep yourself safe in different places;

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Staying Healthy

Kids need to be active for 60 minutes a day. From fun Shake Up games to information about active hobbies and sports, here's everything you need to get your family moving.


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 Remember it is important to feel safe all the time. If you are worried or concerned about anything then please come and talk to a trusted adult who will be able to help you.