As the Internet and devices become more familiar to children, having family discussions about safe practices when using the Internet will ensure children will understand that the Internet can be a great tool and also be aware of the potential dangers. Feel free to use all of the resources below from Common Sense Media. These are great discussion ideas to share with the family.
To access Common Sense Media, click on the image below.
This family media agreement can be printed and discussed as a family. It is a great way to establish digital responsibilities and rules. To access the Family Media Agreement, click on the image below.
Connecting Families with the Family Toolbox
Parent Advice Videos
Click on the image to access a wide variety of videos on multiple digital topics.
Bundled Family Tip Sheets
Click on the image to access a wide variety of media tip sheets to share with your children. These PDF documents are available in English and Spanish.
Customizable Device Contract
Click on the image to access a customizable contract for your devices. These contracts are available in English and Spanish.
Family Media Agreements
Click on the image to access PDF versions of Family Media Agreements in both English and Spanish.
My Media Log
Click on the image to access a PDF version of a Media Log.