October is Fire Safety Month

Check out these links for fire safety month: Teacher’s Guide: Fire Safety (PreK to Grade 2) (kidshealth.org) https://classroom.kidshealth.org/classroom/prekto2/personal/safety/fire_safety.pdf Teacher’s Guide: Fire Safety (Grades 3 to 5) (kidshealth.org) https://classroom.kidshealth.org/classroom/3to5/personal/safety/fire_safety.pdf Teacher’s Guide: Fire Safety (Grades 6 to 8) (kidshealth.org) https://kidshealth.org/classroom/6to8/personal/safety/fire_safety.pdf Fire Safety for Kids | American Red Cross https://www.redcross.org/get-help/how-to-prepare-for-emergencies/types-of-emergencies/fire/fire-safety-for-kids.html

Fire safety for people with disabilities

DYK: 1 in 4 American adults (61 million) live with a disability. Statistics show that each year: There are approximately 700 home fires involving people with physical disabilities. There are approximately 1,700 home fires involving people with mental disabilities. Teach your community to plan fire safety around their abilities. Having physical and mental disabilities doesn’t […]