Fire Safety Tips for Kids

Fire can be helpful as in warming at a camp site or to cook food. It also can be dangerous. Kids needs to know what fire is and what it can do.

For years the National Fire Safety Council has been teaching children to “ Stop, Drop, Cover and Roll.” Fire District 12 uses this program to teach children in our community about fire prevention and safety during school and daycare visits.

Take a look at these educational and fun websites to help you teach your kids fire safety. It’s never too early to learn!

Sparky the fire dog

Sparky the Firedog

The National Fire Prevention Association’s Sparky the Dog campaign offers a variety of activities kids young and old will enjoy.

Fire Safe Kid offers more fun resources to teach fire safety.