Fire Safety Resources for Teachers

Firefighters educating boy

The Springfield Fire Department is dedicated to providing fire safety education for all students, in an effort to make our entire community safer.  Each October, Springfield Fire Crews visit nearly 50 preschool and elementary schools to educate children on how to prevent fires and how to respond if a fire does occur. 

A summary of lesson's provided at each grade level are below.
 
Preschool
Stay Away from Dangerous Things 
   
Kindergarten
Get Low and Go
Firefighters are Our Friends
  
First
Get Low and Go/Family Meeting Spot
Home Hazards
  
Second
Exit Drills in the Home
PreK/Kindergarten/1st Concepts Review
  
Third
Exit Drills in the Home
Dialing 911
  
Fourth 
Home Escape Plans
Installing and Maintaining Smoke Alarms
  
Fifth
Fire Triangle
3rd/4th Concepts Review

If you are interested in scheduling a presentation during October or any other time of year, please contact us.