Ready Boston Kids

Are you ready to put your planning skills to good use? Are you ready to help your family get prepared for the unexpected? Your family can use this Web site to create a plan that will help you be ready for many different kinds of unexpected situations!

You're already a great planner! Every day you get your homework done, get to music or sports practice on time, and plan where and when you'll meet up with friends. But how do you get prepared for emergencies? It's simple! It just takes planning and practice, and these fun activities from Ready Boston Kids can help!

We've created a Ready Boston Activity Book to help you learn all about preparing for emergencies. Talk to your parents about how to make a plan and put it in a safe place. When you're all through, you be ready to graduate from Readiness U!

Additional Resources for Students

Discovery Education : Learn more about severe weather in your neighborhood and how you can prepare.

Sesame Street : Watch videos and learn songs about emergency planning.

ReadyKids : U.S. Department of Homeland Security's childrens' preparedness site.

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    Family Preparedness Planner (Flash required)

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