Having RSH's in your school could help towards reducing road accidents by making pupils and parents more aware of road safety issues.
Road safety learning offers opportunities to engage children through active and interdisciplinary learning. The RSH approach can assist schools in enabling pupils to achieve many second level experiences and outcomes, e.g. learning across health and wellbeing, literacy and numeracy; expressive arts; social studies and technologies.
Furthermore, RSH activities also provide children with a unique opportunity to get actively involved in promoting road safety education throughout the school community and beyond. Pupils will,
The RSH scheme provides children with an excellent forum to be actively involved in improving their school and to engaging not only with fellow pupils, but with staff and parents. Very importantly, the RSH scheme has the potential to deliver many aspects of Curriculum for Excellence.
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