Disasters and emergencies

Consider the impact of disasters and emergencies and help young people prepare for and cope with a crisis.

Explore the topic of disasters and emergencies with our free lesson plans and teaching materials, which are ideal for Citizenship, PSHE and Geography teachers.

Get primary and secondary teaching ideas about:


  • natural disasters like earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes and typhoons
  • emergencies such as terrorist attacks or transport accidents
  • extreme weather like droughts or flooding.
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Age: 5-18

Type:

Subjects: Tutor time, PSHE

Activities for young people to build resilience and future readiness

  • Kindness
  • Disasters and emergencies
Changes and challenges

Age: 5-18

Type:

Subjects: PSHE, Tutor time

Activities to support young people with their wellbeing and help them build resilience

  • Kindness
  • Disasters and emergencies
Back to School Resource (1)

Age: 5-18

Type:

Subjects: PSHE, Tutor time

Wellbeing activities for recovery and back to school

  • Kindness
  • Disasters and emergencies
Students returning to school

Age: 5-18

Type:

Subjects: PSHE, Tutor time

Activities to record your journey back to better, to resilience and recovery

  • Kindness
  • Disasters and emergencies