ONLINE SAFETY POST – NETFLIX TV SERIES ‘SQUID GAME’
You may have heard of a Netflix TV series called ‘Squid Game’. It has come to our attention that some of our children, including some as young as KS1, may have watched it.
Released in mid-September, it is now the most popular series on Netflix. However, it has a certificate rating of 15 years old due to its extreme violence, and so it is not suitable for primary-aged children
The popular TV series has led to Squid Game-style contests and online challenges which are going viral on social media and are easily accessible to children.
Please follow the below link to understand the basis of Squid Game and the potential risks to children who might be exposed to it.
Profiles on Netflix can be set to age-restrict content.
Parental guide to Netflix here: