Copyright and Creative Commons

Have you ever seen this sign?

This is a copyright sign. If you see this on a picture, a CD, video or any other material it means that you cannot use it without permission from the creator.

Watch the animation, ‘The Copyright Kid’ (created by Mrs N), to see how Tommy learns about Copyright.


Some people like to share their work, but you often need to attribute or credit it in some way.

There are some copyright friendly sites which allow you to use their work with a Creative Commons licence.

Watch this video on Copyright and Creative Commons for Kids


If you are looking for some copyright friendly sites you can go to these pages on the blog for ideas.


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