Firefighters teach fire safety in Missoula County Schools
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Missoula County Schools Fire Education
THIS FALL: We just finished our Firefighter Frank Puppet Show in local kindergarten classrooms. Stay tuned for stats.
Match Safety
MCFPA returned to the classrooms in 2022 with its Match Safety & Firefighter Frank Program.
In 2021, we taught fire / Match Safety tips to some 1600 First Graders.

See: Spring Match Safety Rundown
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Our Elementary School Programs teach the basics of Firewise Living to the next generation. We do this through a variety of events, including annual programs in the schools:
MCFPA works in as many Missoula County schools as possible. Together we can live safe on this fire planet.
Firefighters in the Schools
* Firefighter Frank - Kindergarteners
Each October, puppets cover fire drills in the home, "stop, drop & roll," and how to "stay low & crawl out" in smoke. Meet Smokey Bear and Sparky the Fire Dog and local firefighters.
* Match Safety - 1st Grade
Each April, 30-minute program with video to teach Match Safety Rules and how to stay fire-safe at home and in the forest. Features Smokey Bear and local firefighters.
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Fire safety programs for kids in Missoula County MT schools
A crew of firefighters and volunteers teach "Crawl Low" and "Stop Drop & Roll" and other fire-safety tips to dozens of Missoula County Kindergartener classrooms each October using colorful Puppets and a big stage. Fire mascot often appears, as well!
School Fire Safety Programs in Montana Missoula County
School Fire Safety Programs in Montana Missoula County
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School Fire Safety Programs in Montana Missoula County
MCFPA members are hot on fire-prevention and -preparedness education. Every spring and fall, we introduce first graders and kindergarteners to our Fire Safety messages and they get a visit from Smokey Bear. 

We also offer a Smoke Safety Trailer. And a Smokey Bear Balloon. Contact your Fire Chief for help in engaging these free demonstration/fire-education tools.
Watch Firefighter Frank & Puppet Friends In Action!
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School Fire Safety Programs in Montana Missoula County
Each April, MCFPA firefighters visit local schools with Smokey Bear and/or Sparkey the Fire Dog to teach Fire Safety to first graders.  Every year more than a thousand first grade students learn about safety with matches and other fire dangers in the home, thanks to MCFPA and its member firefighters.
FireSafe, Firewise & Fire Adapted.
Contact us or your Fire Chief to share info or join our cause. THANKS for stopping by today.