Resources

A searchable index of useful emergency preparedness resources.

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A collection of school journal stories for teaching tsunami.

“The Race” by Rose Quilter. School Journal, Part 3, No. 1, 2011.
“The Strength of Roots” by Marisa Maepu. School Journal, Level 4, March 2012.

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How Stuff Works has information on the science and social impact of landslides.

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How Stuff Works has information about the science and effects of floods.

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This story about floods in English and te reo Māori is suitable for all ages.

flood-story-en-may09.pdf pdf 290 KB
flood-story-mi-jun08.pdf pdf 553 KB
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How Stuff Works has resources about the science and effects of storms.

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National Geographic has a variety of videos on YouTube about weather.

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This story about storms in English and te reo Māori is suitable for all ages.

storm-story-en-may09.pdf pdf 216 KB
storm-story-mi-jun08.pdf pdf 583 KB
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Volunteers create positive change on many fronts — human rights, faith communities, health, education, sports and recreation, social services, arts and culture, emergency services, the environment and conservation, animal welfare and community support development

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Help Teddy make his house more earthquake safe in EQC’s Make. Shake. Break. mini game. Use the building blocks to stack Teddy’s house and see how well it holds up to a shake.

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Stan’s Land is a special place to play and learn about disasters. First choose a disaster, then you’ll be shown a list of activities to choose from. Have fun and be careful!

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A challenging geography game for children ages 8 and above. Requires Flash Player.

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It is Sparky's job to keep you safe around our electricity and gas network. That means teaching you about dangerous situations involving power lines, substations or transformer boxes.

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Go through different locations with Gayle and her friends to find what you need for an emergency kit. Have fun and build a checklist along the way.

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Severe Weather Preparedness Adventure.

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Audio recordings for people with sight impairments on how to get ready for an emergency.

1-blind-introduction-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 139 KB
2-blind-get-ready-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 61 KB
3-blind-emergency-planning-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 811 KB
4-blind-survival-items-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 966 KB
5-blind-evacuation-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 732 KB
6-blind-disabilities-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 1.1 MB
7-blind-pets-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 445 KB
8-blind-storing-water-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 557 KB
9-0-blind-car-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 192 KB
9-1-blind-business-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 349 KB
9-2-blind-contact-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 226 KB
9-3-blind-radio-stations-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 186 KB
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Audio recordings for people with sight impairments on different types of hazards and what to do in an emergency.

1-blind-learn-about-disasters-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 32 KB
2-blind-flood-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 871 KB
3-blind-storms-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 1.4 MB
4-blind-earthquake-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 1.3 MB
5-blind-tsunami-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 1.4 MB
6-blind-volcano-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 1.3 MB
7-blind-landslide-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 686 KB
8-blind-other-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 198 KB
9-0-blind-emergency-checklist-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 783 KB
9-1-blind-emergency-plan-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 537 KB
9-2-blind-closing-announcement-audio-en-jan16.mp3 mp3 177 KB
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Audio CD cover and contents page for Get ready now so you can get through: A resource for the blind and partially sighted community.

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The Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind provides some of its key learnings on earthquake preparedness and response for the blind or partially sighted.

blind-earthquake-info-en-jan16.docx docx 172 KB
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