Safety Town Activity : Street Signals, Signs & Pedestrian Safety
This lesson will demonstrate an understanding of crossing a street safely and identifying street signs for crossing the street safely.
Key Words: signals, signs, obey, crosswalk
- Children will be able to identify street signs needed for crossing the street safely.
- Children will be able to understand rules to obey for safe walking.
Discuss the 5 safety steps on Crossing the Street Coloring Worksheet, then use crayons to color it.
Discuss traffic signal and stop sign colors on the Know Your Traffic Signals Coloring Sheet, then use crayons to color it.
Play Red Light, Green Light in the back yard.
TIME TO PLAY AND PRACTICE!
Take your child to find a street curb. Go over these steps as you practice together. STOP at the edge of curb. LOOK left, right and left again. LISTEN for moving cars. Make EYE CONTACT with drivers if you can. WALK don’t run across the street. CONTINUE to look and listen for cars while crossing. Find a stop sign. What color is it? What does it tell drivers to do?