Reduce your risk | Stay safe and help us all stay ahead Safety around animals


This lesson starts with pupils considering some of the different animals which can be found in the British countryside before considering the potential danger which any animal can pose. Pupils are then introduced to simple rules which will help them to remain safe when engaging with animals.

Teachers notes (PDF)

The teacher notes provide you with all the guidance and information which you need to deliver the lesson.

Pupil worksheet (PDF)

The worksheets contain a story in which pupils should identify dangerous behaviour towards animals and rewrite certain elements.

Powerpoint slides (PPT)

The slides include a fun starter based around animal noises and some useful tips on how to stay safe around animals.

Safety Around Animals colouring in poster (PDF)

Download a colouring–in version of our Safety Around Animals poster here.