The Countryside code Compare the images • Look at the two images on the next slide. • Think about what words you could use to describe each picture. • What are the differences between the two pictures? Compare the images The Countryside Code • Whether you are in the city or the countryside there are rules which you can follow to help you act safely and respectfully to those around you. The Countryside Code • In the country these rules have been used to create the Countryside Code. • The Countryside Code has 5 rules, they are… The Countryside Code 1. Be safe - plan ahead and always follow signs. 2. Leave gates and property as you find them. 3. Protect plants and animals, and take your litter home. 4. Keep dogs under close control. 5. Think about other people. Quiz 1. How many rules are there in the Countryside Code? Answer There are 5 rules in the Countryside code. Quiz 2. How should you treat a dog while you are in the open countryside? Answer: You should keep a dog on a lead or under close control when you are in the open countryside. Quiz 3. Where should you leave litter when you are in the countryside? Answer: You should not leave litter anywhere, make sure you take your litter home with you or put it in a public bin. Quiz 4. What is the first rule before setting out into the countryside? Answer The first rule before setting out into the countryside is to plan your journey. Always tell an adult where you will be going and when you plan to be back.