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EXTREME EVENT WEBQUEST

This free classroom module challenges students to hunt for information and think critically about disaster resilience. Suitable for middle school through college. 

 

RESILIENCE VIDEOS

This collection of short videos explores key themes related to disaster resilience.


 

/explore-the-science/extreme-event/resilience-jigsaw-puzzleRESILIENCE JIGSAW PUZZLE

An interactive puzzle about building resilient communities.

 

 

Additional Resources (not created by Koshland Science Museum)

ResilientAmerica
Learn about the Resilient America Roundtable, a program of the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, that aims to help communities and the nation build resilience to extreme events, save lives, and reduce the physical and economic costs of disasters.

Resilience at the National Academies
Find the latest resilience-related activities and resources from the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.

Federal Emergency Management Agency
Find a wealth of information about disaster planning, response, and recovery, including current disaster news, disaster survivor assistance, and ongoing recovery and resilience-building efforts. 

America’s PrepareAthon!
Get information on drills, group discussions, and exercises designed to help individuals, organizations, and communities prepare for hazards.

Weather-Ready Nation
Get forecasts, tips, and hazard-specific information from this initiative led by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to build community resilience in the face of increasing vulnerability to extreme events.

AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps
Find opportunities to serve your community and increase the nation’s resilience through this full-time, residential service program. 

Ready.gov
Find resources to make a plan, build a disaster kit, and get involved in making your community more resilient at this website of the Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit
Get scientific tools and training opportunities to help individuals, communities, businesses, and leaders manage climate-related risks and opportunities and improve their resilience to extreme events.

Great ShakeOut
Find or create opportunities to practice what to do during an earthquake, and learn how to improve preparedness in your home, school, or organization.

Just-in-Time Disaster Training Library
Browse hundreds of training videos on disaster-related mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery at this library maintained by the Disaster Resilient Communities Group.

Stop Disasters Game
Try your hand at protecting a simulated community from an impending tsunami, earthquake, hurricane, wildfire, or flood in this online game created by the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction.