Many people are unaware of the risks fire and electrical hazards post to children and their families.

Did you know?

In 2011, U.S. fire departments responded to a fire every 23 seconds.
Children and older adults are severely affected by fire and electrical safety hazards.

How this classroom toolkit can help

Requires minimum advance preparation and covers a broad range of topics that will help students understand critical principles of fire and electrical safety at home.
Designed for grades 3-5 and meets Common Core State Standards in reading and science.
Contains valuable take home activities that foster vital electrical safety practices for the entire family.

Part I of the Be Smart About Fire and Electrical Safety toolkit includes:

  • Introduction to Lessons on Fire and Electrical Safety
  • Circuit Sentences & Matching Activity
  • Safety Quest Activity
  • Classroom Poster

Answer Key – Safety Quest Activity

Answer Key – Circuit Sentences & Matching Activity

Supplemental Student Activity: Safe or Not Safe

Supplemental Lesson Plan: The Big Idea