Years 1 - 4
New Zealand general, volcano, earthquakes and tsunami hazard resources for Years 1 - 4
What's the Plan Stan? Lesson ideas for years 1-3
What's the Plan, Stan? has suggestions for teaching and learning for years 1–3. It focuses on emergency events and the impacts they could have.
What's our plan? Whānau activity set
A fun activity sheet for the entire household. It provides a step-by-step plan, including identifying hazards, setting safe meeting places, when to shelter in place, and when to evacuate.
Volcano resources and activities
Volcano-themed activities from Educatall. Provides science facts and lessons, simple recipe ideas, and arts & craft suggestions
Volcano experiments and crafts
List of 30 fantastic activities for preschool. Source: Teaching Expertise
Video: Twinkle Trail - The Ring of Fire
Follow Miss Twinkle and class to explore and discover the world. In this episode, kids learn about what is the Ring of Fire and about volcanoes and their importance
Teaching Resource: Building an earthquake ready future
A teaching resource from the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. Teach students to create resilient communities that can deal with earthquakes.
LEARNZ Tsunami Field Trip
Join an online field trip to the Chatham Islands to learn more about tsunami. Links to curriculum and teacher resources
Get Ready: Tsunami
All of New Zealand’s coastline is at risk of tsunami. Knowing the warning signs and the right action to take can help save lives. Find out what to do before, during and after a tsunami.