Lesson 7: Road safety 2

Children learn the rules for crossing roads safely

Before the lesson

Learning objective

  • To understand ways to keep safe on and near roads

Statutory guidance

  • Road safety is not included in the statutory guidance, however it is still an important area for children to learn about

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Attention grabber

Main event


Pupils needing extra support: May need support during the role play activity.

Pupils working at greater depth: Can be challenged to find out more about the safer crossing places and how they are used.

Wrapping up

Assessing pupils' understanding and progress


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