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Walking home from school

re : Walking home from school           reply
16/10/2006 13:28 - Miscellaneous
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Mary. I think around third/fourth class is appropriate but it really does depend on the route. My child has to cross a main road but there is a lollypop lady so that´s fine. If there was no lollpypop lady or no pedestrian crossing I would have second thoughts.



Walking home from school           reply
16/10/2006 13:20 - Miscellaneous
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At what age do parents think a child is ready to walk home from school alone? Bare in mind, this may involve crossing a main road.

Thanks,
Mary




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