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Signs Lesson - Page 1


Signs are posted to give us important information. If we don't obey what the signs say, the police can give us a ticket. The most common type of signs are traffic signs. Most signs are made from metal. Some signs have letters and some have pictures. Some signs have both letters and pictures. (3-page lesson)

Right Turn Only Traffic Sign

What are the most common type of signs?

Traffic signs are the most common type of signs.

The top sign means drivers must stop. The bottom sign means drivers must turn right. They cannot turn left or go straight.

Fire Lane Sign

What is a fire lane?

A fire lane is a lane for fire trucks and other emergency vehicles.

You cannot park in a fire lane.

Reading Public Signs Activities

Traffic Signs Video (music)