What will you do in an emergency? You probably already know to 'Drop, Cover and Hold' during an earthquake. But as a citizen of New Zealand, we all need to know more about the six natural hazards that cause emergencies – floods, storms, earthquakes, tsunami, volcanoes, and landslides. More importantly, we need to know about the six impacts – Stuck at home; Can't get home; Have to evacuate; No power; No water; No phone or internet.
During this virtual field trip to Wellington, find out about New Zealand's history of emergencies caused by natural hazards. Explore the latest and best practice recommended for you and your school during an emergency. This field trip coincides with the 2-year anniversary of the release of the updated 'What's the Plan, Stan?'resources for schools.
To prepare for this field trip, LEARNZ content will support inquiry into: