Learn Not to Burn Level 1 is designed to be used with grade 1 students. It presents six fire safety messages using classroom lessons, activities and home connections. It can be taught as a stand-alone fire safety unit or easily integrated in language arts core curriculum lessons. The fire department can be invited to the classroom throughout the program to support the fire safety messages taught. Learn Not to Burn Level 1 is an easy to use flexible guide for teachers to respond to the needs of the classroom. Make time for fire safety education in your classroom.
Download the full set of six lesson plans (PDF, 18.9 MB) or download individual lesson plans below.
A helpful pre- and post-test of student knowledge which can be administered in one or several sittings.
Lesson 1: Smoke Alarms are Important
Children learn to identify the sound of a smoke alarm and respond to it.
Lesson 2: Get Outside, Stay Outside
Children develop a home fire escape plan and meeting place.
Lesson 3: Report an Emergency
Children learn an emergency phone number and how to report an emergency.
Lesson 4: Stay Away from Hot Things
Children identify objects that are hot and how to be safe with them.
Lesson 5: Fire Drills at School
Children practice a fire drill and identify an outside meeting place.
Lesson 6: Know When to Stop, Drop and Roll
Children learn when to practice the stop, drop and roll technique.
Download the Knowledge Test & Score Summary Sheet (PDF, 4.91 MB)