Age 11-14 Key Stage 3

Crossing the road safely on your own

Teaching children aged 11-14 the Green cross Code, the different types of road crossings and how to cross the road safely where no crossing is available.

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TRC037

Lesson plan: Crossing the road safely on your own (Lower Secondary)

Teaching children the Green Cross Code and why it is so important. Teaching children about the different types of road crossings and how to use them safely as well as how to cross the road safely where no crossing is available.

Download file

TRC051

Activity Sheet: Data day

An Activity Sheet which uses data of children killed or seriously injured on the roads in Britain.

Education - Early years

TRC069

Activity Sheet: Yasmin's story

An Activity Sheet linked to the video 'Yasmin's story' (TRC138) to teach children how to cross the road safely.

Education - Early years

TINF 1305

Booklet: Tales of the Road Highway Code

A guide to the highway code for young road users.

Education - Early years

Order on THINK! shop

TR086

Game: Find the safest place to cross

An interactive online game to teach children how to cross the road safely.

Education - Early years

TRC089

Game: If traffic is coming, let it pass

An interactive online game to teach children how to cross the road safely.

Education - Early years

TRC090

Game: Look all around for traffic and listen

An interactive online game to teach children how to cross the road safely.

Education - Early years

TRC096

Game: Stand on the pavement near the kerb

An interactive online game to teach children how to cross the road safely.

Education - Early years

TRC101

Game: When there’s no traffic, walk straight across the road

An interactive online game to teach children how to cross the road safely.

Education - Early years

TRC138

Video: Yasmin's story

A video to teach children about the dangers of crossing the road.

Education - Early years

TRC105

Home-link Sheet: Careful crossing

A Home-link Sheet for children to take home to complete with their parents, which links with the work they have done on crossing the road safely.

Education - Early years