On this virtual fieldtrip to the Bay of Plenty find out about New Zealand's history of emergencies caused by natural hazards, learn what you and your school need to do during an emergency, understand the impacts of a natural hazard emergency, and prepare for these impacts to get through an emergency.
This field trip takes place during ShakeOut, our national earthquake drill and tsunami hīkoi.
What's the Plan, Stan? is a free resource to support schools, teachers and students to develop the knowledge and skills to prepare for emergency events.
In preparation for this field trip, LEARNZ content will support inquiry into:
What's the Plan, Stan? resources for schools
New Zealand's natural hazards and the hazards where you live
New Zealand's history of emergencies and why we should learn about them
The main impacts of an emergency and how to prepare for each impact
The correct action to take in an earthquake and tsunami
How to prepare your family and your household for an emergency
How to help people who have a disability or special requirement during an emergency
Earthquake Commission – how to make your home safe for emergencies
National Emergency Management Agency – emergency management in New Zealand.