For Kids

FOR KIDS | MARION COUNTY FIRE DISTRICT #1

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SPARKY.ORG

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) presents Sparky, the knowledgeable fire safety dog for kids. Sparky’s website includes games, activities, stories, and safety tips.

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RAINBOW VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT

Rainbow Valley Heroes – Firestation Adventures is a value-based series, meaning every episode centers around a moral theme. Each moral pertains to one of life’s little growing pains your child is likely to encounter. As your child watches the episode, he or she witnesses how the Heroes confront a problem, prepare a plan to overcome it, take action and then follow through. The series will also teach your child about fire safety and first aid as it pertains to each episode.

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US FIRE ADMINISTRATION FOR KIDS

On this Web site, you will find short lessons about fire escape planning, smoke alarms and general home fire safety. It is recommended that an adult guide children through the lessons. Each lesson is followed by a brief five-question quiz to test children’s knowledge of the subject after they have worked through the lesson. Also on the site, you will find games to reinforce the information learned in the lessons. Finally, through a 10-question quiz, children will have the opportunity to earn a Jr. Fire Marshal certificate signed by the U.S. Fire Administrator.

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FEMA FOR KIDS

Are you ready to put your planning skills to good use? Are you ready to help your family get prepared for the unexpected? Your family can use this Web site to create a plan that will help you be ready for many different kinds of unexpected situations! It just takes planning and practice and these fun activities from Ready Kids can help!

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MCGRUFF’S SAFETY PAGE

Some fires are okay, like when your parents start one in the fireplace or cook outside on a grill. But fire can be dangerous. It can hurt you and get out of control quickly. Luckily, It’s easy to be fire safe. By being on the lookout for things that can cause fires and knowing what to do in case of one, you can help keep your family safe.

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PLAY SAFE BE SAFE

Play safe! Be safe! is a multimedia fire safety education program created especially for children ages three to five. It was developed by BIC Corporation in cooperation with educators and fire safety experts

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USGS EARTHQUAKES FOR KIDS

This website is an educational resources for teaching the science of earthquakes. USGS has reviewed and collected information and educational web sites related to earthquakes and plate tectonics. You’ll find lesson plans, interactive web sites, learning activities, and more.

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