Babies Walkers 2 2s to 3s 3s to 4s 

Overview and benefit

The children will learn about beach safety through song and pictures.

Equipment required

  • Picture cards

Links to resources

Duration

  • Two to three weeks

How it works

Sing the song together then talk about and discuss using the picture cards two or three dangers on the beach.

What to do in the class

What do we do in the Hot Hot Sun – sung to the tune of Wheels on the Bus
What do we need in the hot hot sun?Hot, hot sun! Hot, hot sun!What do we need in the hot, hot sun?In the hot, hot sun!
We need suncream so we don’t all burn,We don’t burn, we don’t all burnWe need suncream so we don’t all burn,In the hot, hot sun.
We need a hat to shade our face,Shade our face, shade our face,We need a hat to shade our face,In the hot, hot sun.
We must make sure we drink a lotDrink a lot, drink a lotWe must make sure we drink a lotIn the hot, hot sun
We should wear our shoes in the sand and the sea,In the sand and the sea, in the sand and the seaWe should wear our shoes in the sand and the seaIn the hot, hot sun.
What do we need in the hot hot sun?Hot, hot sun! Hot, hot sun!What do we need in the hot, hot sun?In the hot, hot sun!

 

Danger by the Sea – Ver1
Uh oh! Oh no!Danger by the sea.Ralph please do take careSo it’s safe for you and me!
Uh oh! Oh no!Ralph is in the seaHe should not go into the waterIf a grown up is not near
CHORUS
Uh oh! Oh no!He’s on his toy today.Ralph you need to be so carefulIn case you float away!
Chorus
Uh oh! Oh no!Ralph’s making the sand fly.Everyone will get quite crossIf it hits them in the eye!

 

 

Danger by the sea – Ver 2.
Chorus
Uh oh! Oh no!Danger by the sea.Ralph please do take care,

So it’s safe for you and me!

Chorus
Uh oh! Oh no!Ralph you might fall in.Please don’t go too near the edge

Because you cannot swim.

Chorus
Uh oh! Oh no!Watch out for the flags.You must make sure you swim between them

When you are in the sea.

Chorus
Uh oh! Oh no!The tide is coming inIt’s not safe to stay and play

When the sea is coming in.

Chorus

Training Videos

Danger By The Sea-1 from MAD Academy on Vimeo.

Adaptation for older/younger children

This activity is designed for verbal children

What to do in a nursery setting

 

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