Competition Safe wheel
The "Safe Wheel" competition is an annual festival with tests that is conducted among young traffic inspectors. Volunteer detachments of schoolchildren who advocate safe behavior on the roads participate in it. The children demonstrate rules to preschool children and schoolchildren of junior classes. The competition instills respect for traffic rules, promotes discipline and unites participants. Developed team spirit and ability to work in a team.
According to the program of the contest "Safe Wheel" pupils are first selected at the local level (local competitions), after - at the regional level. Winners get to the finals, which are held all over Russia. The team that wins receives the Cup of the "Safe Wheel", which passes every year to a new owner.
In the process of testing, children are given special uniforms, and they show their skills in safe driving on the roads in natural conditions with the help of necessary requisites. Tests require quick reaction and savvy.
The competition is sponsored by various production associations, providing the necessary equipment for testing.
The purpose of the event is to develop law-abiding by the new generation with participation in the road traffic. Prevention of homelessness and the formation of a culture of healthy lifestyles is the main competitive motto. The "safe wheel" solves the following tasks:
- Reducing the number of injuries in children on the roads.
- Improvement of the control system for child neglect.
- Prevention of violations of the rules among children.
- Strengthening knowledge of the rules of the road.
- Attraction of new participants to the movement for safe behavior on the roads.
- Creation and replenishment of detachments of young traffic inspectors.
- Attraction of new participants to physical culture and sports.
During the competition, the theoretical knowledge of the traffic rules is checked, the first medical aid is tested, as well as the bicycle driving competition and testing in a special area of the motor road.
Team composition and other rules
To participate in the final of the contest "Safe Wheel" the team is accepted from 4 people (two boys and two girls). Children should not be born before 2002.
Some rules of the "Safe Wheel" are assumed:
- Each participant should have a personal diary.
- During the competition, players are not allowed any means of telephone and radio communication.
- Participants in case of a fall can resort to help at the place where they were injured, etc.
Stages of the contest
The "Safe Wheel" competition involves 5 stages (stations) for the knowledge and practical application of traffic rules and one creative contest in which originality and ability to perform on stage are judged.
Exam for testing theoretical skills for traffic police experts. Here, the guys show their knowledge of the signals of the traffic controller and traffic signs, all the rules of safe behavior on various sections of roads and demonstrate the ability to observe and evaluate the situation. All participants should have an idea of how to equip a cyclist.
Knowledge is revealed in one of the ways:
- a written examination of tickets;
- testing on the computer.
At the competition, the children are collected indoors with a huge screen, opposite which there are about 16 tables - for each one sits only one participant. At this station comes 4 teams unaccompanied. Children can be observed by their relatives only from special sites. If technically allowed, participants fill in the answers in electronic form.
Test with elements of practice on the knowledge of the basics of first aid. For this competition special medical equipment is allocated, with the help of which the children show their skills and answer additional questions.
At the station, two teams are tested simultaneously. Accompanying persons are also not allowed. All participants are pulling tickets. Everyone must do all that is necessary for his task within one minute. The competition is overseen by the chief referee, who distributes the seats among the participants and evaluates them, as well as an assistant asking additional questions.
If the task is not completed, the team will earn a penalty. Discipline should also be strictly observed. Penalty points affect the future of the team.
During the “Safe Wheel” competition, each participant keeps a diary, in which his points are marked. At the end of the game the document is returned to the child.
In the competition, a video recording of the event is made. Judges review all the materials before the assessment.
The contest "Safe Wheel" at this stage is held in the motor-car. The test takes place indoors, which simulates the conditions of the road. This is a test for speed and response. Children should cross bikes on several control points for a certain time and at the same time adhere to all the rules, road signs, gestures of the regulator and marking.
The necessary road signs, traffic lights and markings, as well as different types of intersections, should be provided in the motor-car.
The whole station is divided into three sectors: the car camp itself, a platform for spectators and a place for technical training of bicycles.
At this stage, the simultaneous participation of 5 teams is allowed.
Checking the ability to drive a bicycle. A test site is provided. Each participant demonstrates more than 5 elements of figure driving. Tests are determined in the process of draw lots.
The station assumes several sites with obstacles. Their number is determined by the judge. The zone is also divided into sectors. The video is allowed to be filmed by the viewers of the contest, which must be in a specially designated place. There is a training ground.
At this stage of the "Safe Wheel" contest, no more than 5 teams participate at a time. Before the test, all participants are instructed. The guys ride in protective gear, each before choosing the test chooses his own bike. Only one person participates in one race.
At the end of the trial, the judges complete a special protocol for each child.
Theoretical test for testing the general knowledge of the fundamentals of life safety. Here the guys show their knowledge of traffic signs. They tell how a bicyclist should behave when pedestrians and in other conditions.
The zone of this station is divided into three categories. For each part, children are offered tablets measuring 1 m × 1 m with tasks. The first - with the task and a model of traffic, the second - about the safe way home, and the third - on the knowledge of the theoretical bicycle course. Each tablet suggests several variants of questions.
At the same time, no more than 3 teams with no accompanying persons have the right to participate in this trial. The guys in the draw process draw out the number of the tablet and sit down for the task. The time is given up to 2 minutes. The results are recorded using photo and video equipment. After the team, they change by lot and perform other tasks.
When passing the test, the guys can be consulted with their team.
In the last test, the guys perform on stage. This is the creative stage of the contest "Safe Wheel". In the stage form, the children show miniatures about the rules of the road. For this, the optimal scenario of the contest "Safe wheel" is chosen. The guys are in full dress. The jury will evaluate each team on a 10-point scale according to the following criteria:
- assessment of creative abilities;
- the performance of the performance subject to the competition
- the quality of the submitted script;
- originality and completeness of the composition;
- clarity and completeness of the topic;
- interaction with the audience, etc.
Each member of the jury fills out a separate form with his personal assessment.
The results of the competition are posted in public places, where anyone can see a list of teams with accumulated points and winners.