This dynamic safety awareness program for students in grades 3-5 requires minimal advance preparation and covers a broad range of topics that will help students understand critical principles of fire and electrical safety at home. The program also includes valuable take home activities that foster vital electrical safety practices for the entire family.

These program resources have been developed in accordance with Common Core State Standards in reading and science.

Part I: Introduction & Student Activities

Includes: - Introduction to Lessons on Fire and Electrical Safety - Circuit Sentences & Matching Activity - Safety Quest Activity

Part II: More Student Activities

Includes: - Interview with P.I. Plug Activity - Circuit Sentences & Matching Activity - Electrical Safety Diminish Puzzle Activity - Student Fire and Electrical Safety at Home Exercise for Family

Classroom Poster

Colorful poster helps students learn to identify situations that are SAFE and NOT SAFE.

Supplemental Lesson Plan: The Big Idea

Interactive lesson introduces students to the principles of electricity and electrical safety.

Supplemental Activity: Safe or Not Safe

Independent student writing activity builds upon concepts illustrated on the classroom poster.

Answer Keys

Find all of the correct answers for the following activities: - Safety Quest Activity - Circuit Sentences and Matching - Electrical Safety Diminish Puzzle

Funding for this program was provided by a 2011 Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) Grant from the Department of Homeland Security / Federal Emergency Management Agency.