In Case of an Emergency

There's a reason we have emergency procedures in place—to be prepared! After hearing about the useful role flashlights had in numerous September 11th rescues, scholars discuss the importance of having and following a routine when an emergency occurs. They then draw a picture highlighting an emergency procedure in place and share their finished product with the class.  

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CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas

  • Run the class through an emergency drill then discuss the importance of following directions 
  • Encourage learners to discuss and practice with their families the emergency procedures they should have at home 
  • Bring in a set of flashlights pupils can use in the classroom 
Classroom Considerations

  • Inform parents and guardians of the topic in case their child comes home with additional questions 
Pros

  • The resource makes a strong point about preparedness 
Cons

  • Beware of broken links