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2013 National Bike to School Day - May 8, 2013
Ring those bike bells! National Bike to School Day is May 8, 2013. Communities across the country can join together for a national event and bicycle to school on the same day. This is a Safe Routes to School event where students and communities join together and participate! In 2012, nearly 950 schools and participated in this inaugural event. Encourage kids to stay healthy, commute to school all while having fun! Registration is now open for this exciting event.
2013 National Saris Cycling Group 5th Grade Poster Contest
Saris Cycling Group's National Bicycling Poster Contest for 5th graders is now open. The theme for this year is "Bicycling makes life better." The deadline to have your posters in is April 1, 2013. Oklahoma's own May Fahrenthold won the National Poster Contest in 2011 and with your help we can win it again! See the guidelines for a complete list of rules and entry form.
- Walksmart! K to 2 Grade Pedestrian Safety Program
This curriculum contains essential concepts and skills related to pedestrian safety delivered through hands-on lessons. Each lesson features the following components: instructional time, objectives, materials, tips for preparation, activities, and integration ideas. Supporting materials include activity sheets, overheads/handouts, pre-post surveys, parent/guardian letters and a certificate of participation.