Teaching resources

This site has a range of excellent teaching materials and online interactive elements to help you reinforce electricity safety messages through your classroom work across the curriculum.

You can download lesson plans and assessment sheets covering the content of the site and instructional lesson plans for each of the interactive element. Each plan highlights the main National Curriculum objectives covered in PSHCE and Science.

There are also cross-curricular matrices which highlight objects, site content and interactive elements to help you with your planning.

See resource matrix for KS2.

See resource matrix for KS3.

Check out our NEW online classroom resources below. Our online presentation and film clip can support your teaching of Electricity safety in the classroom.

Have you ever wondered……..How electricity is made? Or how it gets to your home? CLICK on our online presentation to bring learning about electricity safety to life in your classroom.

Electricity Safety Presentation

To access a shareable version of this resource click here /media/

Dangerous Close Up is a thought provoking film showing what can happen if you ignore the safety signs and get too close to electricity.

THE FILM IS SUITABLE FOR KEY STAGE 2 PUPILS AGED BETWEEN 7-11 YEARS OLD.

Please be aware that the film acts out the type of tragic accident that can happen if people get too close to electrical equipment and includes a flash and loud bang.

Dangerous Close Up Safety Filfm

Remember:

-          NEVER GO INTO SUBSTATIONS.

-          IF YOU LOSE SOMETHING IN OR ON A SUBSTATION NEVER GO INSIDE.

-          NEVER IGNORE THE DANGER OF DEATH SIGN.

-          ALWAYS RING THE NUMBER ON THE SIGN.

-          ELECTRICITY CAN KILL- DON'T MESS WITH IT OR GET TOO CLOSE.

-          STAY AWAY - STAY SAFE.