Fire Exploration Tasks

These Fire Exploration Tasks were written in 2016 by Lilly Goodman-Allwright and were funded by a partnership with the USDA Forest Service. They are intended to be used as supplemental student tasks once students have some understanding of the role of fire in Alaska.

Grades 3-5

Fires Are Not All Bad

Making Our Homes Safe from Wildfire 

Grades 6-8

Fuels Mitigation; Preparing for and Preventing Wildfires

The How and Why of Alaska’s Wildfires

Grades 9-12

Resources used in Fighting Fires

Tundra Fires in Alaska