Child Abuse Prevention Unit : Second Step Curriculum


Week One:  Ways to Stay Safe

Objective:  Identify Safety Rules for guns, fire, riding on wheels, crossing streets, water, sharp tools, riding in cars, and dogs.  Demonstrate using the Ways to Stay Safe in response to scenarios.


Week 2:  The Always Ask Rule

Objective:  Demonstrate following the Always Ask First Rule in response to scenarios.  Identify the person they should ask first in response to scenarios.


Week 3:  Safe and Unsafe Touches

Objective:  Identify safe and unsafe touches.  Follow the Ways to Stay Safe in response to scenarios about unsafe and unwanted touches. Refuse unwanted touches in response to scenarios.


Week 4:  The Touching Rule

Objective:  Identify private body parts.  Identify the Touching Rule.  Apply the Ways to Stay Safe in response to scenarios where someone breaks the Touching Rule.


Week 5:  Practicing Staying Safe

Objective:  Identify the Touching Rule.  Apply the Ways to Stay Safe in response to scenarios where someone breaks the Touching Rule.


Week 6:  Reviewing Safety Skills

Objective:  Identify Safety Rules, the Always Ask First Rule, the Ways to Stay Safe, and the Touching Rule. Recognize when a bigger person has broken the Touching Rule.  Apply the Ways to Stay Safe to scenarios for the "Julie Stays Safe" video


Curriculum is taught to students in Mariposa County Schools TK-3rd Grade. 

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