Information for teachers about the topic
Jenny’s Story is a hard hitting film and supporting resources for secondary pupils based on the true story of Jenny a young teenager who chats to a stranger online using Instant Messenger. The film shows how through online chatting, Jenny reveals personal information which results in her being contacted in real life, and ultimately hurt.
South West Grid for Learning
Ellies Story and Martins Story
Ellie from Brighton describes the disturbing situation she recently found herself in on a trip to London. Video resource.
Martin from Weymouth describes his online encounter with Laura. Laura was not who she reported to be and was much closer to home.
Key Stage 1 Hectors World – Lesson 2 – 5
NSPCC & O2
For key stage 2. The resource titled Lucy is used with the video ‘Lucy and the boy’ to teach about the dangers of chatting to strangers online.
Matt Thought he knew
For Key Stage 3 A video and accompanying resources which address the subject of grooming.
Clare thought she knew
For Key Stage 3. A video and accompanying resources which allows young people to explore issues around making friends online and the risks of grooming.
For Key Stage 3. A video and accompanying resources based on the story of a boy being groomed online, allows young people to explore issues around making friends online and the risks of grooming. An alternative session based on a story with a female lead is available for the film ‘Clare thought she knew’.