Fire Prevention Week Activities and Lesson Plans

The Fire Prevention Week pages will provide you with great activities and lessons to help students learn about fire prevention and how to handle a fire in their home or school. Ideas within this section include: journal activities, lesson plans, and internet resources.

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Fire Prevention WeekFire Prevention Week is observed in the U.S. and Canada and starts on the Sunday of the week in October that contains the 9th and runs through the following Saturday. It is used as a time to educate people about fire safety and prevention.

Fire Prevention Week starts on:
October 05, 2014
October 04, 2015
October 09, 2016

Check our October Events Calendar for more important dates

The Teacher's Corner Resources This indicates resources located on The Teacher's Corner.

Fall Activities More Important Fall Dates & Activities

Fire Prevention Week - Fire Safety for Kids Grades Various
Fun and interactive ideas for kids.

Fire Safety Month Reading Hour Grades PreK-3
This event occurs in October. Find stories, lesson plans and activities.

Learn Fire Safety With Sparky Grades K-2
A complete unit from Scholastic that will teach students the fundamental concepts an practices of fire safety while they are also developing reading, writing, and listening skills.

National Fire Protection Association Grades Various
General resources and activities, along with a downloadable pdf for fire escape plan.

National Fire Prevention Week
A good checklist to share with your students and their families.

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