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Road Safety Week

The National Road Safety week was week beginning 18th November, and the school marked the week with some special assemblies and activities. Some pupils from Year 6 have summed up what they have learnt for everyone to share:

‘On Monday 18th November, we had 2 Metropolitan Police officers come to our school and teach us about road safety. They have us advice about how to stay safe around cars and vehicles. They showed us a PowerPoint about how to be alert and aware when travelling.

WE SHOULD:
Find a safe place to cross the road, e.g. zebra crossing, pedestrian crossing
Always wear your seatbelt whilst travelling in a car and encourage others to do so
During the winter months it tends to get darker earlier, so wear reflectors so drivers can see you

WE SHOULDN’T:
Use electronics while crossing roads or driving inside a car or vehicle
Run on roads whilst a car is coming
Play on roads
Not wear a helmet because you may fall.’