Safety and Security Resources

Below are links to Web resources you can use to practice English used in work and life situations (based on the Florida Adult ESOL Frameworks .)

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Safety and Security Resources

Audio Resources/Listening Practice
  1. Adult Learning Activities by the California Distance Learning Project
    www.cdlponline.org
    • Click "Health and Safety" or "Services" at the top of the page.
    • Click on the life skills headings to view substantial lists of topics with the following format:
      • Page 1: Reading (with audio and some videos)
      • Page 2: Vocabulary (with audio)
      • Page 3: Spelling Practice
      • Page 4: Follow-up Activity (a matching game)
      • Page 5: Comprehension Questions
    • Scores can be printed or emailed.
Crime Prevention
  1. Home Security Workbook (tips on securing doors and windows, leaving children home alone, etc.; in printable PDF format)
    https://www.seminolesheriff.org/page.aspx?id=43
Emergencies
  1. Emergency Practice Quiz (for lower levels; good visuals)
    www.tinkerbellchime.com/EL_Civics_Emergencies.html
Emergencies/911
  1. How to Use 911 (short article with audio)
    www.kidshealth.org/kid/watch/er/911.html
Fire Safety
  1. Using a Fire Extinguisher (a video)
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZCSms-jyOao
  2. How a Fire Extinguisher Works (a video)
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQetHlv4y-8&feature=related
Health Departments/Central Florida
  1. Orlando-Orange County Health Department
    http://orange.floridahealth.gov/
  2. Seminole County Health Department
    www.seminolecohealth.com/
  3. Osceola County Health Department
    osceola.floridahealth.gov/
Safety: Label and Security Warnings
  1. Learn About Chemicals around Your House (a home tour picture activity)
    www.epa.gov/kidshometour/tour.htm#view
  2. Reading Warning Labels (game with answer key)
    www.quia.com/cz/76064.html

Contact

For more information, please contact
407.708.2120
Learn-English-Now@seminolestate.edu