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Earthquake Safety Activities for Children and Teachers (FEMA 527)


FEMAThis FEMA publication provides ready-to use, hands-on activities for students and teachers explaining what happens during an earthquake, how to prepare for earthquake shaking, and how to stay safe during and after an earthquake.

FEMA and the National Science Teachers Association have also prepared Tremor Troop, a teacher\’s package for K-6; and Seismic Sleuths, for grades 7-12. Availability of these materials can be found in the reference section of FEMA 527. (2005, 5.1MB pdf)

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