Burn more than 4 million acres in the U.S. each year
Smokey Bear: Kids
National Geographic: Wildfires
Dialogue for Kids – Wildfire Facts
Preparing for Wildfires
Visit this site to learn important tips for protecting your family and home during a wildfire.
Risk Watch: Wildfires
Using what you have just learned, choose the natural disaster that interests you the most.
Family Disaster Plan: Imagine that the disaster you have chosen is about to strike your town. How would your family prepare? Think about the preparations that you could make to help protect your family. Write an expository paragraph explaining the steps you would take to prepare for the disaster.
Disaster Supply Kit: Think about the materials and supplies that would help your family survive a natural disaster. On your big paper, draw and label the contents of a good disaster supply kit.