Lesson Plans

The Pillowcase Project Preparedness Challenge

Grades: Elementary (3-5)

Subject Area: Safety, Science, Geography, Language Arts

Made Possible By: American Red Cross

Help your students prepare for emergencies with these fun online activities from the American Red Cross. The preparedness challenge teaches students important safety facts about earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, thunderstorms, tornadoes, tsunamis, volcanoes, wildfire, winter storms, and home fires. It’s all part of The Pillowcase Project, a Red Cross youth preparedness education program, sponsored by Disney. Learn more at redcross.org/pillowcase.

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