Lesson : Knife Crime: Shielding from Harm


This lesson explores knife crime in the news and tries to put frightening headlines into perspective. It also explains what the law says about carrying knives and gives tips on how children can keep themselves, and others, safe and stand up to peer pressure. 

Cross-curricular links: literacy

Learning Activities:

  • Role play scenarios
  • Creating a leaflet about keeping safe
  • Developing a personal timeline showing important milestones in the past and goals for the future.