Disasters can cause children to experience many different feelings, especially fear and sadness. Allowing children to actively participate in a family disaster plan is an excellent way to build their confidence and may help them cope better with their feelings in the event of a disaster.
Patriotism Through Preparedness:
- Yea 4-H! Recreation Games and Activities for use in Shelters and Evacuation Centers
- Sound the Alarm – Texas 4-H Home Fire Prevention Program
- Resources for Schools from the American Red Cross
- Owlie Skywarn’s Weather Book from the National Weather Service