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Featured Lesson - Lesson 2: Danger Weather and Ratings

This lesson explores the NEW Australian Fire Danger Rating System (AFDRS) as a survival tool in the context of weather and seasons.

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AFDRS Classroom Poster

AFDRS Fact sheet 

AFDRS Information and Resources

AFDRS Playschool Quick Guide

BTN Classroom Episode 25, 2022 Fire Rating Update video

SBS Settlement Guide: What are Australia‚Äôs Emergency Warnings and Fire Danger Ratings and how should you respond? | SBS English, includes audio and text version, 14 different languages available. 

Primary: Disaster Resilience series | Year levels 1-6 | Ages: 6 to 12 years | Time 1-2 lessons

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Early Childhood - 3 to 6 years 
Learning about Fires
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Primary - 6 to 12 years  
Disaster Resilience
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Classroom Posters
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