Being Safe at Home

Stories and funsheets covering a wide range of potential dangers within the home.

Stories and funsheets covering a wide range of potential dangers within the home.

These include trips, slips and falls; fire and heat; sharp objects; poisoning; electrical shock; drowning and suffocation.

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Books

Tiger's House Story book

4 - 7yrs Students

This story book is a fun activity in the story is read aloud synchronised with highlighted words. The reader is asked to find and click on five particular dangers in each picture, but there are many more to discuss.

Work sheets

Kitchen Dangers

4 - 7yrs Students

Visual of Tiger the Cat's kitchen; spotting two dangers and writing about how to avoid them.

Hot or Not?

4 - 7yrs Students

Simple visual activity to identify hot things; writing tips for using them safely.

Safety Tips

4 - 7yrs Students

Filling in missing words to complete safety tips.

Home Safe Maze

4 - 7yrs Students

A simple maze activity avoiding dangers to get home safe.

Fun/Fact sheets

Trips, Slips and Falls

4 - 7yrs Students

What to look out for in the home to avoid trips, slips and falls.

Fire and Heat

4 - 7yrs Students

Simple visuals of potential dangers.

Sharp Things

4 - 7yrs Students

Being aware of sharp things in and around the home.

Poisons

4 - 7yrs Students

Poisons to be aware of in the home.

The Emergency Services

4 - 7yrs Students

What the Emergency Services do and how to make an emergency call.

Teachers' and Parents' notes

Teachers' Overview - Safety First at Home and Being Safe at Home

2 - 4yrs Teachers

These resources aim to help teachers deliver important messages about staying safe, and help children learn how to minimise risks.

Home Safety, Parents' Overview, 2 - 7 yrs

2 - 4yrs, 4 - 7yrs Parents

This parents' section is designed to help you become more aware of the risks around the home and, in turn, work together with your children to learn more about keeping safe, whilst having fun. 

Parents Guide

2 - 4yrs, 4 - 7yrs Parents

This guide is designed to help you become more aware of the risks around the home and, in turn, work together with your children to learn more about keeping safe, whilst having fun.

Extension activities

2 - 4yrs, 4 - 7yrs Teachers

Home safety themes can be woven into all areas of the curriculum. Here we have suggested a variety of extension ideas linked to different subject areas.

Teachers Guide

2 - 4yrs, 4 - 7yrs Teachers

Word banks/Glossaries

Word Bank

4 - 7yrs Students, Teachers

Word Bank