Help Prevent Distracted Walking - Grades 6-12

Welcome to the 2016 Drive2Life Contest for grades 6–12!

Challenge your students to enter the Drive2Life Contest by creating a script or storyboard for a 30-second public service announcement (PSA) to help prevent distracted walking.

Student Grand Prize: $1,000 and a trip to New York City, where the winner will film the PSA.

Teachers have the chance to win Scholastic magazines!

Check out the Official Rules and download the entry form.

Contest Deadline: February 5, 2016

Use the lessons to help raise awareness about pedestrian safety. View Lessons >

Past Contest Winners

See previous Drive2Life Contest winners:

2015 Winner
Theme: Preventing Distracted Walking
2013 Winner
Theme: Distracted Driving

Lesson Plans and Handouts


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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, “Traffic Safety Facts,” April 2014.
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