Fire Safety Code – Matches and Lighters


There is an important safety message hidden in the code. Crack the code and uncover the message. Remember to listen carefully to adults and behave safely with matches and lighters.

Resource Details
Age Group
Delivery Type
  • Blue Light User
  • Teacher
  • Everyone
Time to deliver
  • 30 mins
Resource Type

How To Use

Each number represents a letter, use the code at the top to fill in the letters and spell out a message. This resource can be used to support learning about the dangers of lighters and matches. Children can discover the important message hidden in the code. Links to the PSHE ‘Keeping safe’ unit of work and could be used as a stimulus for discussions about fire hazards that may cause harm, injury or risk in the home and what the children can do reduce risks and keep safe.