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Be an eSafe kid: Online boundaries – It's OK to say 'no'

About this resource

A live Virtual Classroom webinar to support students as they learn about online consent or permission, and how to define online boundaries.

Target audience


Middle primary, Upper primary


Respectful online relationships, Refusal skills, Privacy and personal information, Permission, Boundaries, Consent, Choice

Type of resource

Live virtual classroom event, teacher notes, student worksheet, student follow-up activities


45 minute webinar

Australian curriculum

Key learning areas

English; Digital Technologies, Health and Physical Education, Media Arts

General capabilities

Literacy; ICT Capability; Critical and Creative Thinking; Ethical Understandings

Using this resource

By the end of the learning students will be able to:

  • identify consent and permission in a variety of online settings
  • define and practise setting personal online safety boundaries
  • develop help seeking and reporting strategies.

The whole class participates in a live video lesson with a trainer. The trainer talks through PowerPoint slides and students complete a worksheet during the presentation. There are follow-up activities.

For more information about this Virtual Classroom webinar, please contact


These resources will include:

  • Lesson plans for Year 3 to 4
  • Lesson plans for Year 5 to 6
  • Student worksheet for use during webinar
  • Scenarios to allow students to identify boundaries and practise refusal skills 
  • ‘I feel comfortable’ activity 
  • Glossary

Register now

Please note: We request that teachers only register their classes for these webinars. Individual student registration will not be accepted, as connections to the online platform are limited. Schools can register for any open session hosted by eSafety or a session hosted by your school jurisdiction.

If your students are learning from home and need individual connections, please contact

Open sessions available to all State, Catholic and Independent schools (AEST)

  • Thursday 2 September 2021 at 9.30 to 10.15 am
  • Monday 6 September 2021 at 2.00 to 2.45 pm
  • Tuesday 7 September 2021 at 9.30 to 10.15 am
  • Thursday 9 September 2021 at 9.30 to 10.15 am
  • Thursday 16 September 2021 at 9.30 to 10.15 am


Vic Dept of Education and Training (AEST)

  • Wednesday 8 September 2021 at 9.30 to 10.15 am


ACT Education Directorate (AEST)

  • Friday 10 September 2021 9.30 to 10.15am


WA Dept of Education (AWST)

  • Friday 10 September 2021 9.30 to 10.15am


NSW Dept of Education (AEST)

  • Monday 6 September 2021 at 10.00 to 10.45 am
  • Wednesday 8 September 2021 at 12.00 to 12.45 pm