Resources for Schools
On this page you will find a range of resources about Cycling. These are for you to use in schools ahead of the Tour of Britain 2018 which is back in Cumbria sometime between the 2-9th of September. We have taken the pain out of trawling lots of websites and created links to the various resources from the following websites:
Please scroll down to see the wide range of downloadable resources by Key Stage.
Competitions: Design the Starter's Flag or the Winner's Jersey
To celebrate Cumbria’s hosting of the Tour of Britain, Cumbria County Council and partners are offering school children across Cumbria the opportunity to design the Stage 6 Starter 's flag and the Stage 6 Winner's Jersey.
One lucky entrant in each category will WIN a VIP experience at the Tour of Britain and have their winning designs created.
- The winner of the flag competition will receive a copy of the flag and will start off the Tour of Britain Stage 6 at Barrow.
- The winner of the jersey competition, will receive a copy of their jersey and see another copy awarded to the stage winner.
The winners will be selected by a panel of judges from the organisers of the Tour of Britain in Cumbria.
Download the entry form - Jersey
Download the entry form - Flag
Key Stage 1
Think! Education - Puffin Crossing
Think! Education - Zebra Crossing
Think! Education - Match the Traffic
BBC Education - Cycling safety
BBC Education - Bike Maintenance
British Cycling - Ready Set Ride
Key Stage 2
Think! Education - Tales of the Road Booklet
Think! Education - Design a Helmet
Think! Education - Beetle Bike Game
Think! Education - Road Sign Language
BBC Education - Wind Resistance in Cycling
Think! Education - Make an Ad
Bikeability - Benefits of Cycling
Bikeability - Journey Times
Bikeability - Cycling Health
Bikeability - Respiration
Bikeability - Know Your Area
Bikeability - Planning a Bike Ride
Think! Education - Ready to Ride (Letter for Home)
Key Stage 3 & 4
Think! Education - Road Safety Education
Think! Education - Journey Planner 11-14
Think! Education - Journey Planner 14-16
After School Club Activities
Think! Education - Road Safety Out of School Booklet
Think! Education - Out of School Activities
Cumbria Road Safety Partnership - Safer Steps
Sustrans - Staying Safe
Sustrans - Being Healthy
Sustrans - Exploring
Sustrans - Looking After Your World
Sustrans - Future Journeys
British Cycling - Go Ride for Schools
Cumbria County Council - Active Travel Team
Application form for Active Travel Discounted Helmet Scheme