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FireWorks Educational Program

Resource URL: https://www.firelab.org/project/fireworks-educational-program
Description: The FireWorks program consists of a curriculum and a trunk of materials, including laboratory equipment, specimens, CDs, books, and kits of specialized materials for teachers. Content focuses on the physical science of fire behavior, human influences on fire, and fire ecology in the northern Rocky Mountains and North Cascades. The curriculum has also been adapted to Colorado ecology (implemented by Colorado Project Learning Tree (http://coloradoplt.org/) and ecology of the Missouri River country (from the northern Rocky Mountain Front to the tallgrass prairies).
Author/Producer: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station
Topic Areas Covered: Forest fires, safety, wildlife, home protection, prevention, controlled burns
Resource Type: The FireWorks program consists of a curriculum and a trunk of materials, including laboratory equipment, specimens, CDs, books, and kits of specialized materials for teachers.
For Grade Levels: Designed for students in grades 1-12
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Language: English
Educational or Informational: Educational
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Geographic Location: Content focuses on the physical science of fire behavior, human influences on fire, and fire ecology in the northern Rocky Mountains and North Cascades. The curriculum has also been adapted to Colorado ecology (implemented by Colorado Project Learning Tree (http://coloradoplt.org/) and ecology of the Missouri River country (from the northern Rocky Mountain Front to the tallgrass prairies).
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