Primary curriculum resources

Resources for schools and teachers with students in Years 1-8 to plan teaching and learning aligned to the New Zealand Curriculum.


Students will be knowledgeable and confident about all forms of transport as a result of learning using these road safety resources. They will be actively involved in making journeys around their community safer.

Curriculum resources to download

  • Road safety: Everyone is a road user

    Students act as citizens by finding aspects of local journeys, listening to different perspectives and seeking community-based solutions to help road users experience safer journeys. English, maths and science learning experiences.

  • BikeReady

    BikeReady is about having the skills and experience to bike for life. It is New Zealand’s national cycle education system. Curriculum-based learning helps young people place their bike riding in a wider context of participation in a safe transport system.

  • Keeping safe around trucks

    Keeping Safe Around Trucks is a curriculum resource for NZC Level 1-4 science, mathematics with statistics, social studies and Health and Physical Education. Activities support young people to bring in, connect and extend their ideas about keeping safe around trucks on New Zealand roads.

  • Kia Pai Tō Haere

    A flexible curriculum resource for Māori Medium Schools that provides guidance for teachers planning contextualised learning based on a kaupapa that keeping whānau safe on a journey is everyone’s work.

  • The Big Event

    Curriculum resources to promote deep learning based around safe travel, citizenship and big events.

  • Feet First: Walk to School Every Week

    This is the gateway to the Feet First - Walk to School Every Week Resources.

  • Rail safety

    Resources to help you when planning lessons on rail safety.

  • Primary case studies

    Read case studies of New Zealand primary students learning with NZ Transport Agency curriculum resources.

  • Road Map - Road safety resources for school communities

    This Road Map directs schools and communities to road safety education resources relevant for each stage of a child’s development.