Think Before You Start - Discuss
Have you ever had an accident where you needed help? What happened?
Is there a situation that you wish you knew first aid?Get the transcript
- What is first aid?
- Why is it important for people to know first aid?
- Describe what first aid you know, or would like to know, and the steps to perform it correctly.
- Do you believe you should learn first aid at school, and why?
Key Words -
Can you use them in a sentence?
First aid: help given to a sick or injured person until professional medical treatment is available.
Emergency: a serious, unexpected, and often dangerous situation requiring immediate action.
Be The Teacher -
Fix this broken sentence!
Furst aid is crucial as it can either fully treat a person or stop there from feelling worse before a a doctor can help.
Write a short newspaper article about an incident where first aid saved someone’s life.
Create a picture that could be shared on social media covering the top tips for first aid.
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