The second installment of the dynamic Investigate with P.I. Plug safety awareness program, delivers critical electrical and fire safety information to elementary school children in grades 3-5, focusing specifically on space heaters, smoke alarms, and safe heating practices. The program also includes a valuable Family Information Sheet with Smoke Alarm Maintenance Calendar that fosters vital safety practices for the entire family.

These resources have been developed in accordance with the National Science Education standards.

Safety and Activity Guide

Use these electrical and fire safety tips, in-class activities, and more to get students excited about keeping safe this winter.

Teaching Guide with Student Activities

Three unique student worksheets reinforce the safety tips and behaviors introduced in the Safety and Activity Guide.

Classroom Poster

Have students put their Safety Detective skills to the test by identifying the important safety features and electrical hazards in the two homes featured on this colorful poster.

Family Information Sheet

This handout will help your students bring fire and electrical safety and smoke alarm messages home to their families.

Funding for this program was provided by a 2009 Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) Grant from the Department of Homeland Security / Federal Emergency Management Agency.