Safer Travel 1

A fun game to help children not only to understand the risk from the dangers of traffic, but what will help them travel safely. 

A fun game to help children not only to understand the risk from the dangers of traffic, but what will help them travel safely. 

This collection covers using the Green Cross Code when crossing the road, holding hands with an adult, always wearing a seatbelt on every trip and much more.

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Games

Street Smart Quiz

4 - 7yrs, 7 - 11yrs Students

Test your knowledge from the Be Safe, Be Seen and Safer Travel sections of this site with our interactive Street Smart quiz.

Books

Carol and Tony Story Book

4 - 7yrs Students

The story book is a fun activity where pages can be turned and read out aloud. You can also choose to play the narration which synchronises with highlighted words.

Work sheets

Wordsearch

4 - 7yrs Students, Teachers

A simple wordsearch game using key words about being safe being seen when out near traffic at night.

Draw and Label

4 - 7yrs Students

Drawing and labelling activity to reinforce keeping everyone in the car safe.

Missing Words

4 - 7yrs Students

Placing words from a list into a road safety story.

Wordsearch 1

4 - 7yrs Students, Teachers

Find the words in the puzzle.

Wordsearch 2

4 - 7yrs Students, Teachers

Find the words in the puzzle.

Fun/Fact sheets

Green Cross Code

4 - 7yrs Students, Teachers

A fact sheet with the six points of the Green Cross Code.

Safer Car Travel

4 - 7yrs Students, Teachers

Safer Car travel - top tips: Key information on how to stay safe when travelling in the car.

Safer Crossing Places

4 - 7yrs Students, Teachers

Information about the Zebra crossing, Pelican crossing and the School Crossing Patroller.

Teachers' and Parents' notes

Overview

4 - 7yrs, 7 - 11yrs Teachers

Children on or near roads are highly vulnerable - busy traffic on urban and rural roads can put them at risk. It's even more dangerous in bad weather or in hours of darkness, particularly around the times the clocks change.

Specific teaching points about conspicuity

4 - 7yrs, 7 - 11yrs Teachers

Specific teaching points about conspicuity.

Specific teaching points about safer travel

4 - 7yrs, 7 - 11yrs Teachers

Specific teaching points about safer travel.

Teacher's overview - Interactive activities

4 - 7yrs, 7 - 11yrs Teachers

The interactive activities - using the resources.

Word banks/Glossaries

Word Bank

4 - 7yrs Students

Sheets of road safety related terms explained simply.