What is it: A mobile phone App that is a game based on your real life location to catch virtual creatures.
- Pokemon Go is a fast growing popular game that lots of children across the country and even world play.
- It's FREE to download.
- However, it does have 'In-App Purchases' to spend money (£) on virtual coins.
- You have to be 13 or over to download the app, according to the app’s terms and conditions.
- It can encourage exercise and children talking to other players.
- Uses a fair amount of phone battery and data.
Pokemon Go is not something that should come into or interfere with the children at school. However, we all have a responsibility to children's online safety. Please click the guide below for more information!
Pokémon Go – a parent's guide
Hoping this helps!
Online Safety Lead