Safer Internet Day 2015

Safer Internet Day 2015

Today is Safer Internet Day 2015 and Born Digital Books are proud to be a supporter of this online event. We are also giving away a signed copy of our picture book Webster’s Email that introduces children to the concept of oversharing online! Keep reading for details of how to enter and win…

What is #SID2015?

Safer Internet Day 2015 is being celebrated globally on the 10th February 2015 with the aim of ‘creating a better internet together’. Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, more than 650 organisations are involved and committed to helping promote the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children. Find out more at www.saferinternet.org.uk.

How are Born Digital Books supporting Safer Internet Day 2015?

Born Digital Books create picture books and ebooks that introduce children to technology and help them start conversations about appropriate use, safety online and good internet etiquette. It is important to us to support Safer Internet Day as it fits entirely with our aims.

We are pleased to be:

  • Listed as a #SID2015 supporting organisation
  • Involved in the Thunderclap mass tweeting campaign
  • Promoting #SID2015 and the work of @UK_SIC on our social channels
  • Running a giveaway competition on the day to raise awareness

Giveaway Competition

Webster's Email Cover

We are giving away a signed copy of  the picture book Webster’s Email and will ship anywhere in the world to the lucky winner. This book introduces the topic of oversharing pictures online to a young audience, who can count along with Webster as his email reaches more and more people.

How To Win…

To enter simply tweet or instagram a message of support for Safer Internet Day and include the hashtags #SID2015 and #borndigitalbooks

We will pick a winner at random after the day is over and contact them to arrange delivery.

More Resources

If you want to learn more about the day or the organisations behind it, or get involved in the activities, then here are some key resources:

UK Safe Internet Centre are running the day, read more about them here:

http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/about

Get Education Packs for use with kids of all ages:

http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2015/education-packs

Tune into SID TV to watch shows made just for kids about being kind online:

http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2015/sid-tv-2015

Follow tweets and Instagrams from @UK_SIC and use the hashtag #SID2015 and #uptous

Like them on Facebook here https://www.facebook.com/saferinternetuk and LinkedIn here https://www.linkedin.com/groups/Safer-Internet-Day-7443161

 

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