We found 48 resources with the concept wildfires
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,...
Climate Change: The View From MinuteEarthLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How does climate change look from where you're sitting? See the view from around the world in an animated video. The writers from Minute Earth share how changing conditions are impacting the economy, health, and well-being of their...
The Weather Channel Virtual Field Trip—WildfiresLesson Planet
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
The droughts across the United States are becoming more of a concern every day with less rain and drier climates. Learn important fire weather safety rules and be prepared for wildfires while taking a virtual field trip with The Weather...
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...