Tour the Lake Oswego Fire Department

November 2nd, 2015 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »

 

It’s Friday, October 2, 2015, and time for a Virtual Field Trip at ClickSchooling!

 

Recommended Website:

Lake Oswego Fire Department

(www.ci.oswego.or.us/fire/fire-department-virtual-tours)

Age Range: All (All grades; children with parental supervision)

 

The second week in October is National Fire Prevention Week. Use this website to tour firefighting equipment and a fire station in Lake Oswego, Oregon.

When arriving at today’s link, choose from 6 different tours

  • Fire Engine Virtual Tour
  • Apparatus Bay Virtual Bay
  • Inside Fire Engine Cab Virtual Tour
  • Antique Fire Engine Virtual Tour – Lake Oswego’s first Pumper, a 1923 GMC
  • Firefighter Quarters Virtual Tour
  • Firefighter Workout Room Virtual Tour

Click on your desired ‘tour’ and a new window opens to reveal a 3D image that you can navigate around. Be sure to move your mouse slowly, or the image will spin.

When you are finished looking at the tours, learn about the history of the Lake Oswego Fire Department by selecting the “History” link on the sidebar. Click the plus sign beside the “Safety” link then select “Fire Safe Kids” to find links to fun activities from the NFPA (National Fire Prevention Association). Select the “Safety Brochures” option to find a printable Home Fire Escape Planning Kit.

Get your National Fire Prevention Week studies off to a great start with the resources available at this site.

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