Walking School Bus: A Guide for Parents and Teachers
Guide and Manual, 2010
A Walking School Bus (WSB) is a group of children (passengers) and adults (drivers and conductors) who walk to and from school along a designated, safe route. The “bus” picks up students and drops them off in the reverse order in the afternoon. This guide identifies the benefits, such as safety, environmental, and health of a WSB. It also goes through the process needed to set up a Walking School Bus.
Protecting the Brain
Fact Sheet, 2000
The brain enables us to do everything that we do – breathe, walk, plan for our futures, and makes us who we are as individuals. It is important to understand how the brain works so we can protect it as best as possible.SKU: 4-005
Your Guide to Bicycle Safety Week
Guide and Manual, 2018
This guide will assist in planning for a bicycle safety event in your community. The guide provides information on organizing an event or rodeo including ideas on promotion, how to recruit volunteers, and instructions for thirteen different bicycle safety events. Also included: bicycle inspection form, report card, sign test, certificate of completion, colouring pages, activity booklet, and sample press releases.SKU: 4-217
Bike Safety with Bill Nye the Science Guy
Instill a heads-up attitude all year long with this new DVD featuring two popular safety classics. Who better to get kids interested in bike safety basics than the way-cool Science Guy? And, when it comes to learning about the vital procedures and equipment to use when skateboarding, bicycling, and roller-skating, younger children will pay attention to their pal Pinocchio. From hand signals to the “pre-ride” check, students will learn why it’s important to always wear an approved safety helmet, stay visible to drivers, remain alert, and most importantly to follow the rules of the road.
In addition to the 16-minute program Bike Safety with Bill Nye the Science Guy and the 13-minute program I’m No Fool on Wheels, this disk also features: Scene selection; Clips correlated to activities in the on-disk Educator’s Guide, Printable Educator’s Guide, Web links to additional resources.SKU: 4-V-414
Million Messages: 6 to 12 Months
Information Card, 2012
The Million Messages program is the development of a comprehensive plan to standardize messages given to parents about injury by public or community health nurses. Each of these messages is simple, consistent, routine, and targets an issue that affects children at specific stages in their growth and development. The messages are developed for visits during the prenatal, newborn, two months, four months, six months, twelve months, eighteen months, and preschool periods. This program was developed by Capital Health in Alberta.SKU: 4-353