Teacher guide Kids on the Move - Public Transport

TLF ID M025081

Module 4 is one of a series of modules on a web page. It is a sequence of learning focuses on public transport safety for middle primary students in Victoria. Students investigate the environmental and health benefits from using public transport, plan a journey using their local public transport and explore safety issues. The resource includes curriculum mapping, classroom activities, links to public transport sites and a glossary of road safety terms.

Educational details

Educational value
  • This resource is valuable for the year 3 and 4 Health and Physical Education content description about describing and applying strategies that can be used in situations that make students feel uncomfortable or unsafe. In particular, students investigate behaviours on public transport that are inappropriate or harmful, how these behaviours make them feel, and the consequences of these behaviours for themselves and others.
  • This resource is also valuable for the year 5 and 6 Health and Physical Education content description about planning and practising strategies to promote health, safety and wellbeing. Through the activities in the sequence, students develop and implement public transport surveys, share group findings and create a code of conduct for travelling.
  • This resource is of great value to supporting Health and Physical Education learning area in the Victorian curriculum, as it directly links to relevant Victorian curriculum content descriptions.
Year level

3; 4; 5; 6

Other details

  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: Transport Accident Commission
  • Organization: Transport Accident Commission
  • URL: http://www.tac.vic.gov.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: Transport Accident Commission
  • Organization: Transport Accident Commission
  • Description: Publisher
  • URL: http://www.tac.vic.gov.au/
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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Learning Resource Type
  • Online
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