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<ul><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Howdy Kids!</p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/ThinkPrepareAct</p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Think, Prepare and Act! Why is it important to Prepare? A. Because its the lawB. It could earn you points with Santa C. It could save you or your family s life</p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Being prepared would include having an emergency kit to make sure everyone is safe. </p><p>Can you help me build one?</p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/What thing in your Emergency Supply kit will help you know whats going on? A. BC Radio </p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Lightning never strikes the same place twice.True False </p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/If its not raining, then theres no danger from lightning. True False </p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Lightning </p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/What is the most common disaster in Texas? B. Tornadoes A. Blizzards C. Hurricanes </p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Tornado</p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/It is a good idea to open windows during a tornado.True False </p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/If there are severe weather warnings for your area, what is the safest place for you? A. In a safe room on the lowest level of your house. B. In the family car C. Outside in your fortD. Upstairs in your bedroom closet</p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Be careful when crossing during winter weather. A. Ski resorts B. Overpasses and bridges C. Disney World D. School zones and bus stops. </p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/ When hail is falling from the sky, you shouldB. Seek cover and stay away from windowsC. Take the dog for a walkA. Play basketball</p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Pea Golf ballDifferent Sizes of HailBaseballSoftball</p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Dangerous hail </p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/What is the first thing to do when preparing for severe weather? A. Go swimmingB. Remember that it can happen at any time C. Buy an umbrella </p></li><li><p>Courtesy of: http://thinkprepareact.com/kids/Talk with your parents, teachers and friends and help make sure everyone Knows What2do! </p><p>Lesson 1: Create an Emergency KitSpeaker: Its fun to plan holidays, birthdays and barbecues. But no one looks forward to planning for disaster. Do you know what a disaster is? A disaster is an extreme event that can cause damage to our love ones and the things around us. An example of a disaster is a tornado or a flood. Although most times we are not sure when a disaster will happen, it is always best to prepare for them. To make sure everyone is safe; we should build an emergency kit. An emergency kit will have all the things we need in case of an emergency. Can you help me build one?Please have the following items:A large storage containerWaterBatteriesFlashlightsFoodRadioFirst aid kitWhistleCan openerClothesDusk MaskActivity: The speaker will direct the students by identifying each item. As each item is placed in the container by the teacher, the speaker will explain why each item will be used. The students will then be instructed to write their names and contact number and place in the container. The speaker will tell them it is important that authorizes know how to reach someone during an emergency. The speaker will inform the students that they can add items to the container as they need them. The container will be put in a safe place. The speaker will then have each student check off the list of items that was placed in the basket. Dont forget to your pets, or anyone who would need help in your disaster plan.*Thunderstorms can be exciting to watch, especially from the safety of your warm, comfy couch. Besides staying dry, here's another good reason to stay inside (and stay off the telephone during severe weather)lightning can cause great harm.</p><p>*Severe Thunderstorm and Lightning Safety Tips:If you can hear thunder, you're close enough to be struck by lightningfind safe shelter immediately.Move to a sturdy building and stay away from the windows (don't take shelter in a shed, under isolated trees or in a convertible vehicle).If a sturdy shelter is not available, get inside a hardtop vehicle, keep the windows up, and do not touch metal.Get out of boats and away from water.Unplug appliances and avoid using the telephone except in an emergency.*Lightning Q&amp;ASpeaker: If its not raining, then theres no danger from lightning, right? Speaker explains after response: Lightning often strikes outside of heavy rain and may occur as far as 10 miles away from any rainfall.Speaker: Does lightning strikes the same place twice. Speaker explains after response: Lightning has favorite sites that it may hit many times during one storm.Speaker: If its not raining, then theres no danger from lightning? Speaker explains after response: Lightning often strikes outside of heavy rain and may occur as far as 10 miles away from any rainfall.*If you are riding in a car during a tornado, and no shelter is available, you should Get out of the car and find the lowest area (ditch, ravine, etc.) to lie on your stomach and cover you head. </p><p>**</p></li></ul>

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