Water Safety Teacher Resources

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Young scholars examine water safety for the beach. They discuss the three safety rules, demonstrate various ways to rescue a person, participate in the stingray shuffle dance, and complete a crossword puzzle quiz.
Young scholars identify bathtub and pool safety rules. In this water safety lesson plan, students create a bathtub safety book and water bottle label that contain pool and water safety rules.
Make a splash with an interactive storybook that emphasizes water safety. Directed at preschoolers and primaries, the ducky tale and games reinforce the rules of wearing a life vest whenever near water, making sure to have a supervising adult with you, and taking lessons so that you can learn how to swim.
Students discuss water hazards and how to stay safe.  For this safety lesson, students read handouts and complete a water safety checklist to help themselves and their families.  
In this spelling worksheet, students read several tips about water safety and write the water safety spelling words four times each. There are five words to practice spelling.
In this water safety activity, students read paragraphs about water safety and write spelling words taken from each paragraph. Students write 5 words 4 times each.
In this water safety worksheet, students read paragraphs about water safety and write spelling words taken from each paragraph. Students write 5 words 4 times each.
In this spelling worksheet, students read short paragraphs about water safety and practice writing highlighted words 3 times each.
Young scholars examine and discuss summer water safety guidelines. They read the handout "Lifeguard Lani's Water Safety Tips" as a class, and complete a worksheet. Students then write water safety problem scenarios and trade with a partner, providing a solution to their partner's scenarios.
Students examine water safety information. In this water safety lesson, students evaluate options in each problem scenario and use water safety tips to complete worksheets.  Students write five water safety problems on their own and trade with a partner to provide solutions to the problems. 
Pupils learn how to be safe in the summertime. In this personal health lesson, students examine swimming safety, bike safety, and nature safety. Pupils read literature and complete safety activities.
Students demonstrate swimming in a pool and review water safety rules. In this swimming lesson, students apply water safety rules in a game of tag. This lesson has variations to challenge more competent swimmers.
In this comprehension worksheet, students read a passage about water safety and answer multiple choice questions about it. Students complete 5 questions total.  
Students discuss negative consequences of unsafe water related behaviors and brainstorm ways to be safe at a pool or lake. They review water safety tips and work in pairs to create art depictions of both safe and unsafe water play and present their drawings or collages to the rest of the class.
Students investigate data collection and analysis.  In this Algebra I lesson, students create a scatter plot and find the equation of best fit in a simulation of a leaking water pipe.
Young scholars discuss the proper clothing for the season. They make wind chimes to use as an indicator of movement of the air and observe and identify the various cloud formations. They determine the basic rules of storm safety and discuss what the children should do after a storm.
Students explore water conservation. In this ecology and civic responsibility lesson, students identify agencies that monitor and help improve water quality and describe what they do. Students research these organizations and work in groups to determine ways they can ensure safe water supplies are available. Students create posters displaying their ideas.
Students investigate the concept of safety in and out of the water. They conduct research using a variety of resources. Students focus upon the role of police officers in the keeping of safety and then discuss the different types of equipment used.
Pupils perform introductory swimming techniques. They review water safety rules. Students blow bubbles and put their head into the water. They touch designated body parts while standing in the water and finally touch the bottom of the pool. Pupils pick up rings on the bottom of the pool.
Young scholars observe a demonstration of Lenz's Law using an aluminum can and a bar magnet. They hypothesize what will occur as the can is placed in water and the magnet is lowered above it on a string. Students discover the phase shift principle as the magnet and can spin in opposite directions.

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