Drowning Prevention Week - School Resources In a bid to ensure families know how to keep themselves and others safe, we’re encouraging schools and community groups to take advantage of the FREE downloadable water safety resources, produced for RLSS UK’s annual Drowning Prevention Week campaign. The impact of COVID-19 has already seen emergency services additionally stretched; with beach lifeguard patrols restrained - water safety skills, and a common sense approach to being around water, has never been more important. Help us to spread the positive message and share Drowning Prevention Week – https://www.rlss.org.uk/share-drowning-prevention-week We have produced resources for you to use in the classroom to help pupils to discover water safety, in a fun and engaging way. Please note: the resources are best downloaded on a computer Secondary Schools We’ve prepared your essential guide for running secondary activities during Drowning Prevention Week Secondary Schools Booklet 2020 Download additional supporting resources to make your sessions fun and enjoyable: Coastal and Beach Water Sites 2020 (for page 11 of booklet) Danger Hunt Cards 2020 (for page 12 of booklet)Drowning It's Up To You - Lesson Plan Inland Water Sites 2020 (for page 11 of booklet)Introduction to Drowning and Cold Water 2020 (for page 11 of booklet)Witness Report - student version 2020 (for page 13-15 of booklet) Download all Secondary School Resources Primary School We’ve prepared your essential guide for running primary activities, in the classroom, during Drowning Prevention Week Primary School Session Plans Download additional supporting resources to make your sessions fun and enjoyable Beach Flag Poster and Cards PE Lesson Plans for Water Safety PE School Activity Cards 2020Primary School PresentationPrimary School Sessions Plans - DryPrimary School Sessions Plans - WetPrimary School Video Spot the Dangers 2020 Download all Primary School Resources For Parents This is a difficult time for parents and schools, as everybody is trying their utmost to provide an uninterrupted education. As many children may still be at home, we have produced resources that are easily accessible and support parents to deliver water safety education at home. We are encouraging you to share information with parents and guardians. We have produced copy to help you shape your communication to parents/guardians Letter/Newsletter CopyWebsite Copy For resources especially for parents – Click here In addition, this year we have created resources for Pre School and SEND pupils Pre School Pre School - Beach Flag CardsPre School - PE Activity Cards 2020Pre School Colouring SheetsPre School Lesson PlansPre School Presentation Safe or unsafe Sink or Float CardsSink or floatSun Safety Cards Download all Pre School Resources SEND We have been working in partnership with the Youth Sports Trust to make Drowning Prevention Week accessible to everyone. There are a range of resources tailored to delivery for SEND pupils https://topsportsability.co.uk/ Download all SEND Resources Government advice for maintaining safe distance and protecting the public are subject to change and are different across borders. We have created a host of materials that are available to use to manage risk. Continue to follow your governments measures and only perform activities if they are safe to run.