Lower Primary

Preparing for bushfires

This section explores the theme of 'Preparing for bushfires'. Students learn about bushfires and bushfire safety in order for them to begin to understand the risks of bushfire in their own and other areas. They explore safety measures related to their personal safety, and the role of local fire services to assist communities to prepare for bushfires.


Bushfires matter to all Victorians

Overview: The students will consider why is it important to learn about bushfires and bushfire safety in order for them to begin to understand the risks of bushfire in their own area. 

Preparing for the bushfire season

Overview: Students to explore safety measures related to their personal safety as well as what should be done to prepare a home for the bushfire season.

Getting to know firefighters

Overview: Students come to know more about the role and importance of the local fire service and the role of firefighters during bushfires.