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Forest Vs Flame

by  Fire Museum of Maryland

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Wildfires continue to be a growing problem not just in the
United States but throughout the whole world. Learn why wildfires start, how
they spread so quickly, and how firefighters respond to these fires.

Next Generation Science Standards Connection: 3-LS4-4.
3-ESS3-1. 5-ESS2-1. 5-LS1-1. 5-ESS3-1. MS-LS2-1. MS-LS2-4. MS-ESS2-5. MS-ESS-6.
HS-LS2-1. HS-LS2-6. HS-LS2-6. HS-LS2-7. HS-LS4-6

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About This Program

Cost

By Request: $200.00



Length

1 hour


Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Homeschool/Family , Learning Pod

Minimum participants:

1

Maximum participants:

200


Primary Disciplines

Career Education, Problem Solving, Sciences, Social Studies/History, STEM


Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, Blue Jeans, etc...)
Zoom
Microsoft Teams



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Provider's Cancellation Policy

you must give 24 hours advanced notice of any cancellations to receive a full refund of paid programs

About This Provider

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Fire Museum of Maryland

Lutherville, Maryland
United States

The Fire Museum of Maryland is one of the largest fire museums in America. Located in Lutherville, MD (Baltimore County), the Museum is a leading institution in preserving, restoring and interpreting the history of the urban fire service in the U.S.

Contact:
Aaron Lippincott
alippincott@firemuseummd.org
410-321-7500

Program Details

Format

1. Wildfire vs Brush Fire vs Forest Fire
2. The rise of Wildfires in the United States and Worldwide
3. How Wildfires start in the first place and how they spread so quickly
4. How to prevent Wild Fires and reduce their severity when they do occur
5. How firefighters respond when a wildfire occurs

Objectives

- Compare the differences between wildfires, forest fires and brush fires
- Observe that wildfires are a continuing issue for not only the western portion of the United States, but throughout the entire United States and the whole world.
- Learn how wildfires start, how to prevent them in the first place, how to make preperations

Standards Alignment

National Standards

Next Generation Science Standards Connection: 3-LS4-4. 3-ESS3-1. 5-ESS2-1. 5-LS1-1. 5-ESS3-1. MS-LS2-1. MS-LS2-4. MS-ESS2-5. MS-ESS-6. HS-LS2-1. HS-LS2-6. HS-LS2-6. HS-LS2-7. HS-LS4-6