Author:
Utah Lesson Plans
Subject:
Health Science Education, Health Education
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Level:
Middle School
Tags:
  • Diaster
  • Preparation
  • UOL
  • UOL6-8
  • Uolhealth
  • Uollesson
  • april23
  • ebsco
  • License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Text/HTML

    Education Standards

    Personal Disaster Plans

    Personal Disaster Plans

    Overview

    This resource is a Health student activity that utilizes Utah's Online Library resources - specifically the EBSCO Explora Middle or High School database - for conducting research about disaster preparation.

    About Utah's Online Library

    Utah's Online Library provides Utah educators and students free access to high-quality reference collections such as EBSCO, Gale Reference Collection, World Book, eMedia, and LearningExpress Library.

    This activity was designed to help educators utilize this amazing resource in their classrooms.

    Note: Utah educators and students visiting Utah's Online Library from a school computer should be automatically authenticated. When at home, students must use the home access login which their teacher or school media specialist can provide. Utah educators can use either their my.uen login or the home access login.

    Activity

    Essential Question: How can we be safe in our homes?

    Have your students develop personal disaster safety plans for themselves and their homes. The EBSCO databases can provide information to help them design plans for floods, fires, earthquakes, terrorism, etc. Start with Explora Middle or High School.

    Curriculum ConnectionSecondary - Health Education - 7-8