Who is this lesson for? 

This lesson is suitable for pupils in Key Stage 2.

What is included in the lesson?

The teaching resources include a lesson plan, a presentation, and a home learning guide.

By the end of the lesson, pupils will be able to:

  1. ensure their own safety and the safety of others 

  2. identify a burn or scald

  3. give first aid to a casualty who has a burn or a scald

  4. seek medical help if required

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