Earthquakes

Earlier this week, you learned that earthquakes can be a disaster.  Earthquakes are disasters that we can have here in Washington state. Today you will learn about earthquakes and what to do when…


What is a disaster?

This video will explain what a disaster is. Listen closely to the video and answer the questions about three steps to preparedness after the video. You may need a grown up to help you. Video: What is…


Types of Disasters

Today you will learn more about different kinds of disasters.  Not all of the disasters happen here in Washington, but it is good to learn about them if you go on a trip or move somewhere else.…


Build a disaster kit

In the previous lesson you learned what a disaster is and how you can get ready if one happens. Building a disaster kit is part of planning for a disaster. Make a List Make a list five things you…


Make a family communications plan

The next step to get ready for a disaster is to make a plan of how you will talk to your family if you end up in different places after a disaster.  Watch the video to learn more. Video:…