Young children are extremely vulnerable to fires because they do not fully understand its dangers and are less able to protect themselves. Therefore, it is critically important to teach them about fire safety and protective actions they should take in fire situations.
Children learn more effectively when information is presented using creative and interactive tools. The Milpitas Fire Department has developed variousillustrationsaCalendaron fire safety and injury prevention for children to color, games, such as aword match, mazeandcrossword puzzlefor them to complete to emphasize these lessons. These are all available in a printable version online in PDF format.
Please feel free to print and use this material to help your children learn about fire safety in their everyday life.