Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE) K-6 syllabus road safety content

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Pedestrian safety

Early stage 1Stage 1Stage 2Stage 3
Hold an adult's hand

Places to cross safely

Safe crossing procedures

Types of distractions

Safe crossing procedures

Using traffic facilities

Identifying distractions

Rights and responsibilities of a pedestrian

Safe practices near buses

Minimising and removing distractions

Passenger safety

Early stage 1Stage 1Stage 2Stage 3

Use of seatbelts and safety restraints

Safe entry and exit from a vehicle

Use of a seatbelt

Safe entry and exit from a vehicle

Safe passenger behaviour

Responsibility as a passenger

Minimising distractions for the driver

Safety on wheels

Early stage 1Stage 1Stage 2Stage 3
Safe places to play on wheelsWear a helmet

Safe places to ride

Safety equipment

Using bikes, skateboards, scooters and rollerblades safely

Safety equipment

Removing distractions when riding

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