Tools for Teachers
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of Disasters: Ready to go lesson color plans and activities
integrate safety instruction and disaster preparedness into
standard academic classes. Version for K-2, 3-5 or 6-8.
Sold at cost by the American Red Cross: $35
- Preschooler program.
10-15 minutes hand-on program for 3-5 year olds.
The presentations below
were designed for classroom
use and should run on
any PC. To download,
and copy the files to
your computer. Depending
on the speed of your
computer, this may take
several minutes per file.
Do not change the file
name before downloading.
- Lightning Overview: General presentation for all
- Lightning Science: The science of thunderstorm
electrification, most detailed presentation: exe
- Lightning Outside: Lightning safety and activities
such as sports, beach, etc: exe
- Lightning Inside: Safe shelters an indoor lightning
- Lightning Victims: Lightning victims and how to
avoid becoming one: exe
Safety for Kids, ppt, pdf
Below are narrated Real Media presentations. You will need
Real Player software, a sound card, and speakers to run these
files. Right click to download these files to your computer,
then click on the program to begin, or run the files from