We found 40 resources with the concept forest fires
Disaster Preparedness Activity BookLesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Join the American Red Cross as well as Mickey and friends as they help to prepare young scholars for natural disasters. After reading brief informational passages about earthquakes, floods, fires, storms, tornadoes, and hurricanes,...
Natural Selection: Natural DisastersLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Can natural disasters alter natural selection? The interactive explores this concept with mice living through a forest fire. As the environment changes, the camouflage also changes. How does this one disaster impact future generations?
Preventing Forest FiresLesson Planet
3rd - 7th
Only you can administer a collection of fire safety lessons, worksheets, and activities to elementary and middle school rangers. Focusing on the forests of Oregon, the resources from the Keep Oregon Green Association are informative and engaging for campers from any state with a forest to protect. The lessons are in order, so you can use them as an entire unit with the corresponding worksheets, or pick and choose the resources that best your classroom needs.
Managing Forests to Prevent WildfiresLesson Planet
3rd - 7th
Sometimes the best way to prevent forest fires is to create smaller fires. Explore forest management with an activity that explains the ways that controlled burns can keep unexpected fires from running amok in the wilderness and nearby...
Leading Causes of Wildfires in OregonLesson Planet
3rd - 7th
You've heard of "wildfire season," but what types of weather and conditions lead to increased wildfires? Young firefighters learn about common sources of wildfires, safe ways to clear debris near their homes, and the most effective ways...
Fire in Our Communities - What Can We Do?Lesson Planet
4th - 8th
Learn about defensible space and renewable resources with a lesson about forest fires. After exploring the ways that humans have impacted the environment, kids conduct mock interviews about differing points of view in the conservation...
Fighting Fire with Fire: Can Fire Positively Impact an Ecosystem?Lesson Planet
6th - 8th
Learn how fire managers fight fire with more fire. Pupils explore the difference between wildfires and controlled burns by analyzing several burn scenarios, focusing on the positive impacts of fire on the ecosystem. They further their...