Resources

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Lessons and Activities

Coloring Book

Free downloadable coloring sheets make learning about fire safety fun.

Kids Coloring Sheet

Free downloadable coloring sheets make learning about fire safety fun.

Fire Safety Escape Grid

Download a free checklist to guide you as you make a home-fire escape plan.

Fire Safety Escape Grid (Spanish)

Download a free checklist to guide you as you make a home fire escape plan.

Kid-Free Zone Activity

Show kids exactly how far they should stay away from the stove in order to stay safe with this easy printable activity.

Kid Lesson

Download an easy, free lesson that will help kids look, listen, and learn their way to staying safe.

Look Mini-Lesson

Looking to teach a quick lesson on fire safety? This step-by-step lesson guides people to look for places that are at risk for fire.

Listen Mini-Lesson

Take the next step in keeping your community safe by teaching community members what to do when they hear the sound of a smoke alarm.

Learn Mini-Lesson

Download a free lesson to help people learn the importance of knowing two ways out so they can create a fire escape plan.

Adolescent Cooking Mini-Lesson

Teach budding chefs how to make sure they are fire safe in the kitchen.

Escape Planning

Download a free checklist to guide you as you make a home-fire escape plan.

Smoke Alarms at Home

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on smoke alarms to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Home Fire Sprinklers

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on home fire sprinklers to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Home Safety for People With Disabilities

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for homes with people with disabilities to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Smoke Alarms for People Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on smoke alarms for people who are deaf or hard of hearing to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Heating Safety

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on safe winter heating to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Campus Fire Safety

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for college students to hang on dorm bulletin boards or common areas.

Hotel & Motel Safety

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for hotels and motels to hang in the lobby or at the front desk.

Fire Alarms in Apartment Buildings

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for apartments to hang near the mailboxes or in the apartment office.

High-Rise Apartments/Condominiums

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for condos and high rise buildings to hang near the mailboxes or in the lobby.

Fire Safety in Manufactured Homes

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for manufactured homes to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Cooking Safety

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on cooking safety to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Videos

Fire Safety Minute

Plan your fire escape in less than a minute! This fire safety video will give kids the tools they need to be safe in under a minute!

Lessons From History

The Great Chicago Fire: NFPA's Casey Grant teams up with bestselling author of the I Survived series Lauren Tarshis to talk about the fire safety lessons we learned from the Great Chicago Fire.

Hot, Not Hot, or Sometimes Hot

A great way for children to practice identifying items that are hot, sometimes hot, and not hot. Use the video to supplement the body of the lesson or to assess student learning.

Walk Away? Stay and Play?

Play a game with Sparky and determine when it is safe to play, when to stay away from a hot object, and when to inform a grown-up. This video supports the wrap-up activity described in the lesson plan.

Little Rosalie

Sing and dance along with SteveSongs as Rosalie and her little brother learn the four key steps to follow when you hear the sound of a smoke alarm.

Look, Listen. Learn. with Simon to discover more about fire safety

This year’s FPW campaign, “Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware. Fire can happen anywhere,” works to educate people about three basic but essential steps to take to reduce the likelihood of having a fire––and how to escape safely in the event of one.

LOOK for places fire could start

LOOK for places fire could start. Take a good look around your home. Identify potential fire hazards and take care of them.

LISTEN for the sound of the smoke alarm

LISTEN for the sound of the smoke alarm. You could have only minutes to escape safely once the smoke alarm sounds. Go to your outside meeting place, which should be a safe distance from the home and where everyone should know to meet.

LEARN two ways out of every room

LEARN two ways out of every room and make sure all doors and windows leading outside open easily and are free of clutter.

Games and Apps

Sparky’s Fun House

Help Sparky the Fire Dog® practice his home-fire escape plan before going to the carnival! When you hear the beep, beep, beep of a smoke alarm, help him find a safe way to his outside meeting place, unlocking three cool mini-games that teach addition, spelling, and problem-solving skills.

Sparky’s Firehouse

Sparky the Fire Dog's ® brand new app is loaded with games and activities perfect for teaching your early learner how to stay safe in case of a fire, plus early math, reading, and literacy skills.

Sparky’s Brain Busters

Sparky the Fire Dog's ® new free trivia app challenges students to work alone or team up with friends and classmates to answer questions on standards-aligned subjects like math, science, and fire safety.

The Case of the Missing Smoke Alarms

Help Sparky the Fire Dog® and his pals solve a mystery! Sparky and his friends stop by Aunt Dottie’s house to pick up items for the grand opening party of her Best Beepers Smoke Alarm Factory, but when they arrive, they spot a strange character sneaking away with a big bag. Who is he, and what was in the bag?

Sparky's Birthday Surprise

It’s Sparky® the Fire Dog’s birthday, and his doggie friends are throwing a surprise party. In this fun and original tap-and-play storybook app, kids will learn important fire safety skills while joining the excitement of preparing for a surprise birthday party. The story includes bright graphics, surprising animations, interactive learning games, and a hilarious, one-of-a-kind sing-along music video.

Sparky's Match Game

In this fun and original Free app, children are shown by Sparky the Fire Dog himself what a smoke alarm looks like. They will learn the sound a smoke alarm makes and what to do when they hear that sound. The app, designed for children ages three to five, combines a fun matching game with learning about smoke alarms. This message is especially important to small children, who may not recognize the sound or are unaware that hearing a smoke alarm means get outside and stay outside.

Rescue Dogs, Firefighting Heroes, and Science Facts

Written by New York Times bestselling authors, this free e-book is ideal for reinforcing fire-safety messages with students while building critical skills in reading comprehension, fluency, vocabulary, and more. Rescue Dogs, Firefighting Heroes, and Science Facts meets Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts, Social Studies, and Science through a combination of nonfiction, fictional stories, scientific diagrams, and poetry.

Safety Tip Sheets

Escape Planning

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on escape planning to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Smoke Alarms at Home

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on smoke alarms to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Home Fire Sprinklers

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on home fire sprinklers to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Home Safety for People With Disability

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for homes with people with disabilities to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Smoke Alarms For People Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on smoke alarms for people who are deaf or hard of hearing to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Heating Safety

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on safe winter heating to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Campus Fire Safety

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for college students to hang on dorm bulletin boards or common areas.

Hotel & Motel Safety

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for hotels and motels to hang in the lobby or at the front desk.

Fire Alarms in Apartment Buildings

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for apartments to hang near the mailboxes or in the apartment office.

High-Rise Apartments/Condominiums

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for condos and high rise buildings to hang near the mailboxes or in the lobby.

Fire Safety in Manufactured Homes

Download a free fire safety tip sheet for manufactured homes to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Cooking Safety

Download a free fire safety tip sheet on cooking safety to hang on bulletin boards or on the refrigerator.

Sample Social Media Posts

Get ideas on how to share fire safety with your community via social media.

Sample Fundraising Letter