Benefits:

  • Overall a powerful tool to help make our schools, homes and communities safer places
  • Sparks a child’s natural curiosity
  • Taps into their natural instinct to help which makes motivation intrinsic
  • The child is an active agent, having first-hand experience in their environment
  • The child learns from their previous knowledge and the knowledge of others, including each other, their teacher and the wider community
  • It is fun
  • The child will experience success
  • The child will get to work in groups
  • The school will be able to use this resource with as many children and for as many lessons as they want
  • This pack is a one stop shop including lesson plans, worksheets, posters, IT resources, DVD

 

Features:

 

  • Comprehensive, contemporary and child-centric in its approach
  • Designed to create an initial awareness and interest in First Aid
  • Effective in equipping pupils with the basic emotional and practical skills to stay safe in the case of an accident/emergency
  • Designed for thematic teaching, teaching the different elements of the curriculum in an integrated manner under the theme of First Aid.
  • The modules are laid out in sequence but each unit can stand alone as an individual lesson plan to allow complete flexibility for the teacher
  • Each lesson is laid out over 2 pages so it can be left open and there is no need to turn pages during the lesson to facilitate the teacher
  • Each lesson is packed with hours of fun interactive extension activities, games and projects which the teacher can choose/adjust to suit the pace of the class
  • The material is laid out concisely, which makes it a quick and easy for a teacher to prepare and teach
  • The information about strands and strand units are included to make teacher planning and notes easier
  • Worksheets are differentiated for all learners and laminated to withstand photocopying
  • Glossy, colourful and clear A1 Posters act as a visual stimulus and can enhance the impact of the lesson
  • The CD in the front of the pack is an additional IT resource which accompanies each unit and is designed for use with whiteboard/projector