Fire Prevention Week
Reading/Social Studies Fire Prevention Week is October 7-13. After discussing fire safety with your students, read aloud a book such as Firefighters to the Rescue by Kersten Hamilton (Viking, 2005). Create a mural about rescue workers, using different art mediums and your students' descriptive words.
Fire Safety: Activities to Spark Learning!
This site provides a firehouse full of cross-curriculum activities and fire-related websites for Fire Prevention Week.
"Get Out – Stay Out"
This scenario card lesson plan is designed to teach early elementary school children about fire escape planning and practice in the school setting and the importance of escape planning for children with disabilities.
Fire Safety – Stop, Drop, and Roll
In this lesson, the students will learn how to "stop, drop, and roll", and will construct paper "Stop, Drop, and Roll" hats and will practice fire safety tips.
Home Fire Safety
This classroom activity will help students learn how to identify fire hazards in the home and the importance of correcting home fire safety hazards.
Practice Fire Safety All Year Long
Help your students and their families learn about fire prevention. Use these activities to keep fire safety in your student's minds throughout the year!