Lesson 3: First Aid: asthma

Children will learn how to help someone who has asthma.

Before the lesson

Learning objective

  • To understand how to help someone with asthma.

Statutory guidance

Basic first aid

Pupils should know:

  • How to make a clear and efficient call to emergency services if necessary
  • Concepts of basic first-aid, for example dealing with common injuries, including head injuries

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Main event


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