Smoke and fire spread very quickly, so it’s important that everyone knows exactly how to get outside to safety calmly and quickly. Every family must have a home fire escape plan. A home fire escape plan is a plan to get out of the home quickly in case there is a fire. Every room in the home needs two ways out. One way out would be the door and the second way out may be a window.
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In this lesson, children will learn to :
- Explain how they would get outside of the home if the smoke alarm sounds.
- State when to use the home fire escape plan.
- Describe the outside family meeting place.