Edu4hazards.org site with new teachers resources

Edu4hazards.org is a site that helps children understand what to do to protect themselves when faced with hazards such as flooding, earthquakes, tornadoes, lightning strike and more. The really important stuff about what to do is clearly set out with easy to understand instructions, while further information is included in a sub-menu for those who want to fund out more! You can visit the site at: http://www.edu4hazards.org

There is now a NEW teachers section with lesson plans and resources that can be used in conjunction with the site as well as a section on why it is important to teach about disaster prevention.

Student's who have used the site, learned what to include in an emergency 'go-bag' and have made one up can send there photograph's in o the site where they are published in the 'go-bag' gallery! This can be viewed at: http://www.edu4hazards.org/photos/index.html

Students who have used the site to find out what protective behavior to take have also made their own films in a variety of home languages such as French, Urdu and Mandarin Chinese (included on the video section of this site) and can be viewed at the edu4hazards youtube channel http://www.youtube.com/edu4hazards or at teacher tube: http://www.teachertube.com/ or by searching for edu4hazards in the itunes store!

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