Green Cross Code - Sound Effect Story

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A short story which mentions noisy things such as footsteps, cars, a fire engine etc which the leader reads aloud and children make the sound of the things in the story.


Road Safety Activity for Out of School Groups Booklet - page 6 and 7


Explain that children will make the noises of the things you say when you pause
Read the story, pausing when the underlined word is read
After :-
Ask what vehicles were mentioned
Ask why Joe held hands with his mum
Talk about being careful near traffic
Ask why they need to stop, look and listen


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