THINK! EDUCATION

Think! Education


Out-of-school groups

The THINK! Education road safety activities for out-of-school groups have been developed for leaders of groups for 5-11 year olds, such as Rainbows, Beavers, Brownies, Cub Scouts, Girls' Brigades and Boys' Brigades. They have been written to complement road safety materials available for teachers and parents.

Leaders' notes

Road safety activities for out-of-school groups booklet (PDF 3.6mb - new window)

Supporting resources

Tales of the Road booklet (useful for many activities)

Leaders' notes page number Activity Supporting resources Useful school resources
8 Guess the vehicle Flash cards
(PDF 1.8mb - new window)
 
9 Stop, look and listen   Green is for go
(PDF 178kb - new window)
9 Using posters   Road crossing posters
10 The Green Cross Code jumble Green Cross
Code summary

(PDF 1mb - new window)
 
12 Online videos and games   Over 7s pupils' area
12 Dress me safer Cut out figures
(PDF 531kb - new window)
 
13 Poster talk   Bright is right posters
Be seen in the country and town
14 Tales of the Road 2   Over 7s pupils' area - Watch
17 Cross dash   Road crossing posters
18 Posters Crossing illustrations
(PDF 1.2mb - new window)
Road crossing posters
18 Snakes and hazards Hazard cards and answer sheet
(PDF 1.4mb - new window)
 
19 Design a helmet Helmet outline
(PDF 310kb - new window)
 
20 Beetle bike Bike outline and template
(PDF 680kb - new window)
 
21 Card collection game Cards
(PDF 1.8mb - new window)
 
24 Stories  
25 Poster catchphrase / slogan Car posters
(PDF 860kb - new window)
 
26 Alisha's story   Over 7s pupils' area - Watch
27 Road sign runaround Posters
(PDF 783kb - new window)
 
28 Kim's game Road sign flash cards
(PDF 841kb - new window)
 
28 Matching pairs game Road sign flash cards
(PDF 1.2mb - new window)
 
29 Sign story Road sign flash cards
(PDF 841kb - new window)
 
30 Road sign bingo Road sign bingo
(PDF 413kb - new window)
 

Free copies of the Tales of the Road booklet and the school resources posters can be ordered by group leaders from the teacher catalogue.

It's possible to download copies of the Tales of the Road videos which you can save to disk on the DfT THINK! site.