SAFETY

see also ABUSE, ROAD SAFETY, STRANGERS

At school - ATTLEE, H

Set in a primary school, this covers all aspects of safety from dinner time to fire drill.  Plenty of photographs.

Watts

2004

9780749654719

6+

Bad Days for Thomas and his Friends - AWDRY, C

Stories about playing and behaving safely on or near railways.

Also More bad days for Thomas and his friends

Railway Safety

2001

4+

Look out for Strangers - HUMPHREY, P

A reassuring story of two sisters (age about 6 and 8) doing the right things.

Evans

2003

9780237525453

4+

At Home - LLEWELLYN, C

Humorous illustrations help young children to understand what they can do to keep themselves safe.

Look Out! Series

Wayland

2007

9780750252911

4+

Out and About - LLEWELLYN, C

Humorous illustrations help young children to understand what they can do to keep themselves safe.

Look Out! Series

Wayland

2007

9780750252904

4+

Near Water - LLEWELLYN, C

Humorous illustrations help young children to understand what they can do to keep themselves safe.

Look Out! Series

Wayland

2007

9780750252881

4+

Keeping Safe - SMITH, D

Six stories covering the importance of using smoke alarms and being careful with fireworks, candles and Christmas tree lights.

Hampshire Fire & Rescue

2003

4+

Janine and the Carnival - THOMAS, I

A bright and colourful book that explains to children that they must not wander off.  Through Janine we learn that it is okay to talk to policemen, even if they are strangers.  A comforting story.

Little Mammoth

1989

9780749700102

5+

In the Home  - THOMSON, R

Comprehensive coverage of home safety told through the medium of preparing for the visit of a young child to a party.  Plenty of photographs and clear text.

Watts

2004

9780749654702

6+

Near Water -  THOMSON, R

Information book with plenty of photographs covering all aspects of water safety, from swimming pools to the seaside.

Watts

2004

9780749654696

6+

Lizzie’s Accident - TURNBULL, L

A simple story emphasises the importance of keeping hot drinks and hot water away from children.

Children’s Fire & Burn Trust

2006

9780956022905

3+

Cottonwool Colin - WILLIS, J

Colin is a mouse with an overprotective mum who finds that he can prove to his mum that he is able to look after himself.

Andersen

2007

9781842705391

4+

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