Do you do a fire safety theme in your Preschool, Pre-K, or Kindergarten classroom? Whether you’re looking for ideas for fire prevention week, or community helpers you’re in the right place!
If your little learners love fire trucks, fire stations and all things fire related then you need to add these fun activities to your lesson plans!
Fire Safety Books
You’re going to need some books for your fire safety lessons, here are some of my favorites for the early childhood classroom.
Fire Safety Theme Ideas for Preschool
Fire Safety Literacy Activities
Fire Engine Letter Matching Activity
This letter matching activity helps develop visual discrimination and fine motor skills. You can find this bonus activity in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Beginning Sounds Activity
Your kids will love this beginning sounds matching activity. They can match the flame sound pictures with the corresponding beginning letter. This beginning sounds activity is available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Syllable Activity
This activity combines vocabulary development with syllable identification. Students identify the pictures and the number of syllables in each word, and then build towers using cubes to match the number of syllables in each word. This activity is available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Rhyming Game
Do your kids need help learning how to identify rhyming words? They’ll love this fun whole group rhyming game! This game is available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Pocket Chart Sentences
The predictable text in this pocket chart set will help your students learn concepts of print such as left to right directionality, return sweep, one-to-one correspondence, and more. This activity is available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Word Cards
You can use these printable word cards to enhance vocabulary development in a pocket chart or on your word wall. They are available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Emergent Reader
The simple, predictable text in this book is designed to support your emergent readers. Use this book to reinforce concepts of print such as words are separated by spaces, left to right and top to bottom, written words match spoken words, common sight words, and more. This printable emergent reader is available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Read and Write Around the Room Activity
This fun activity will help reinforce letter or sight word recognition. Students locate words or letters written on the thematic cards around the room and write them on their recording sheet. Instructions for setting up and using this activity are included in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Mini Word Chart
Use these mini word charts to support your emergent writers. Make the mini charts available to your students during independent writing time. Both color and black and white versions are available for your convenience. The mini word charts are available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Visual Discrimination
These mats offer your little learners a variety of ways to practice visual discrimination skills, a pre-requisite for alphabet fluency. Get your fire station mats in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Math Activities
Fire Truck Board Game
You kids will love this printable fire engine board game available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Patterns
Could your kids use more practice with patterning? This printable pattern activity can be found in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Counting Book
This easy to assemble book helps reinforce number sense and counting. The Fire Safety Counting Book is available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Printable Fire Safety Grid Game
Help young children build number sense with this fun, printable grid game. This game is available in the Building Number Sense with Grid Games packet.
Fire Safety Play Dough Counting Mats
Your students will have fun putting out the fire while developing fine motor and counting skills! These printable bonus mats are included in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Counting Mats
These counting mats provide your little learners with opportunities to practice numeral recognition, subitizing, one-to-one correspondence, counting, and fine motor skills. Get yours in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Graphing Activity
Did you know that graphing activities help young children learn important math concepts like more and less? This graphing activity is available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Station Number Puzzles
Practice putting numbers in order 1-10 with this fire safety theme number puzzle.
Spin and Cover Shapes Game
Fire Station Numeral Activity
Your kids will learn different numeral representations for numbers 1-10 with this activity available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Roll and Cover
Have you tried roll and cover games in your classroom yet? These are perfect for developing subitizing skills. You can find them in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Truck Races
Available in the Fire Safety Bundle below, this activity will help build number sense and one to one correspondence. Students will roll a die and move their playing piece towards the flames.
Printable Fire Safety Scavenger Hunt
Your kids will love going on a scavenger hunt looking for signs of fire safety! This bonus printable is available in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Bingo
This fire safety bingo game is the perfect way to practice vocabulary words, grab this bonus in the Fire Safety Bundle.
Fire Safety Bundle
More Fun Fire Safety Activities
There are plenty of other preschool activities for you to try!
Invite your kids to use orange, red, and yellow play dough to create a fire rescue scene.
Your kids will love putting out the fire with blue water beads in this fire safety sensory bin.
Don’t forget to teach about how to stay low and go with this fun art activity!
This list of fire safety songs and educational videos will provide you with lots of choices for reinforcing the importance of fire safety with your kids.
Fire Safety Resources
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