Home Safe and Sorted 2

An engaging resource covering a wide range of potential dangers within the home.

An engaging resource covering a wide range of potential dangers within the home.

These resources aim to help both teachers and parents deliver important messages about staying safe, and help young people learn how to identify and minimise risks.

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Games

Hazard House 2

14 - 16yrs Students

Hazard House 2

Work sheets

Home Safety Audit

14 - 16yrs Students

What a safety audit is and where they're carried out; doing a safety audit at home.

Home Safety Equipment

14 - 16yrs Students

Researching safety equipment designed to keep people safe in their homes; writing a safety checklist for the home.

Shocking Board Game

14 - 16yrs Students

Designing and writing instructions for a new educational board game about electrical safety.

In the News: House Fires

14 - 16yrs Students

For use with the Burning Up fact sheet; writing a newscast script and a newspaper article about a house fire.

Dangers and Personal Differences

14 - 16yrs Students

Risks from different types of danger for individuals of varying physical ability.

Safety Soap

14 - 16yrs Students

Creating scenes for a new soap opera, set in an A&E ward featuring at two different types of home injuries.

Safety Campaign

14 - 16yrs Students

Planning a campaign aimed at young children (aged 4 to 7) to help them keep safer in the home.

Hoax Calls Kill

14 - 16yrs Students

The facts about hoax calls and how they cost lives; writing a script for a radio commercial persuading listeners not to make hoax calls.

Fun/Fact sheets

Home Hazards and Reducing Risk

14 - 16yrs Students

How to reduce the risk of accidents in the home by being aware of typical hazards.

Mind Your Step

14 - 16yrs Students

Sprains and strains, some key safety messages for the home and workplace, and basic first aid follwing the RICE procedure.

Falling Down

14 - 16yrs Students

Injuries from falls, examples of risks, key safety messages for the home and workplace, and basic first aid.

Burning Up

14 - 16yrs Students

Types of fire, examples of risks, key safety messages for the home and workplace, and basic first aid.

The Heat is On

14 - 16yrs Students

Burns and scalds, key safety messages for the home and workplace and basic first aid.

Shocking

14 - 16yrs Students

Electric shock: risks, key safety messages for the home and workplace and basic first aid.

Think Sharp

14 - 16yrs Students

Wounds from sharp objects, examples of risks, key safety messages for the home and workplace, and basic first aid.

Poisons

11 - 14yrs Students

Ways in which the body can be poisoned, symptoms, key safety messages for the home and workplace, and basic first aid.

Teachers' and Parents' notes

Teachers' Overview - Home Safe and Sorted

Teachers

Resources to help both teachers and parents deliver important messages about staying safe, and help young people learn how to identify and minimise risks.

The interactive activities overview

11 - 14yrs, 14 - 16yrs Parents

Activities covering core aspects of home safety: Trips and Slips; Falls; Fire; Heat; Electrical Dangers; Sharp Objects and Poisons.

Home Safety, Parents' Overview, 11 - 16 yrs

11 - 14yrs, 14 - 16yrs Parents

An overview of this resource which is designed to help you to support your son/daughter using this programme and acquiring valuable life skills. 

Parents Guide PDF

11 - 14yrs, 14 - 16yrs Parents

This guide is designed to help you to support your son/daughter using this programme and acquiring valuable life skills.

Extension activities

11 - 14yrs, 14 - 16yrs Teachers

Suggested cross-curricular extension activities.

Teachers Guide

11 - 14yrs, 14 - 16yrs Teachers

Word banks/Glossaries

Glossary

14 - 16yrs Students

Glossary