Here are some great Safety Resources for teachers, parents, kids and educators. Shared with us from EducatorLabs Global Road Safety Partnership http://www.grsproadsafety.org/ Cycling: THINK!: Roadsafety http://think.direct.gov.uk/cycling.html (has an Education link for parents and teachers here: http://think.direct.gov.uk/education/early-years-and-primary/) Bicycles | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration http://www.nhtsa.gov/Bicycles Pedestrian and Cyclist Safety Guide http://www.onlineloancalculator.org/resources/pedestrian-safety.php Safety Tips | Safe Kids Worldwide … Continue reading Safety Resources to share
Another successful city wide bike event in Moscow.... Lots of kids and parents biking together, getting exercise before school, lessening congestion, joining together as a community, and lots of happy smiling kids on bikes! Our 8 participating Moscow schools overflowed each of their bike racks with 399 bikes and scooters in racks counted on event day! That's … Continue reading Summary of Fill the Racks! 2014
Here in Moscow, this Saturday (June 7th) from 10-2pm is the Officer Newbill Kid's Safety Fair. It's the event of the year for kid's safety. Lots of free stuff including free helmets, free car seat checks (they'll give you a free car seat if yours is out of date) helmet decorating with reflective stickers, free … Continue reading Officer Newbill Kid’s Safety Fair this weekend
Our Mayor, Nancy Chaney was a real advocate for our Safe Routes program and our city of Moscow this July when she introduced Mrs. Michelle Obama at the Let's Move! Event in Washington D.C...she mentioned our Safe Routes program twice! Click on the Youtube video to hear the entire introduction https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=CcivQC8idqg Thank you to Mayor … Continue reading Our Moscow Mayor, Nancy Chaney mentioned us in the White House!
A summer activity idea for parents and kids to do together... (if you send PeopleForBikes your story, please send it our way as well so we can post some local stories on our web-site!) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - If you … Continue reading Your first bike Story
Over 250 pieces of bike art! Come see it at City Hall! Thank you to the following schools that had Brooke come into their classrooms and do bike art with their students: Lena - 2 classes Russell - 2 classes Moscow Charter - 5 classes McDonald - 4 classes Palouse Prairie School - 3 classes … Continue reading I love my Bike! Art Exhibit
This year our Fill the Racks event is the same day as the National Bike to School Day - May 8th 2013 To see who’s biking across the nation, go to www.walkbiketoschool.org/go/whos-biking/2013. Tomorrow's event might possibly be our biggest event ever! With a weather forecast of 60 degrees and sunny by 8:00 in the morning, kids and parents are … Continue reading National Bike to School day/Fill the Racks! tomorrow
Helmet check https://sr2smoscow.com/2012/04/24/the-helmet-salute-2-4-1-helmet-fitting-can-be-fun/ A-B-C bike check Air, Breaks, Chain check before each ride! Stop, Look & Listen both ways Before crossing intersections and drive-ways 12 Bike safety tips https://sr2smoscow.com/resources/12-tips-for-biking-safely/ Take a practice ride Riding to school on a day before May 8th is a good idea to make sure your child knows how to how … Continue reading Safety Reminders for Fill the Racks! 2013
Safe Routes to School Moscow is proud to announce The 2nd Annual Art Exhibit This year's theme: "I love my bike!" Over 200 art pieces will be shown throughout Moscow at the following locations and times: City Hall (May 3-22nd) Moscow Medical Center (May 24 – June 13) During the Moscow Art Walk ( Friday, June … Continue reading “I love my Bike!” Art Exhibit 2013
Please take the time to join to think about your bike for a moment and share your story about why you like biking..... You can add your story to the nation's collection (and a photo if you'd like) at http://www.peopleforbikes.org/pages/share_your_story And we invite you to share your story with the Moscow community by posting it … Continue reading Why do you bike? Share your story….