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Subject area:
Online safety, Safeguarding
Age group:
KS 2
Interactive website, Lesson activity, Lesson ideas, Lesson plan
Pdf, Web pages

Digital Matters, created by Internet Matters, is a platform which uses quiz-style and story-based learning while promoting discussion in the classroom to promote a safer internet.

The Managing Online Information module aims for Year 5 and Year 6 pupils to explore the differences between belief, fact and opinion and look at reliable sources.


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Lesson pack

ZIP folder containing a class task, cross curriculum links, an introduction, lesson plan and lesson slides.

Interactive learning activity 1

An interactive learning platform

Interactive learning activity 2

An interactive learning platform