This thought-provoking story can be shared as part of a water safety lesson or in an assembly to teach the children about how the decisions they make when playing around water can have life-threatening consequences. This story and the supporting lesson plan includes details and activities to extend the story and the learning further.
How To Use
Whether it's water safety week at school or a stand-alone lesson this story is a great way to introduce the topic. While sharing the story with the children, use the questions to ask them to think about how the people in the story should have behaved and what they would do in the same situation.