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

  • The National Curriculum states that ‘All schools should make provision for personal, social, health and economic education (PSHE)’

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


Created by:
Sarah Huggins,  
RSE & PSHE specialist
Sarah has over 20 years’ experience in education. Starting as a Primary teacher, Sarah then moved into an advisory role that covered both PSHE education and Citizenship. She delivers courses for teachers, as well as sessions for children and young…
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