This video presents everything a young person needs to know about smoke alarms in a fun and informative news broadcast style. A panel of youthful reporters from channel KNN, the Kids News Network, conducts interviews with the Fire Chief and provides on-the-scene and up-to-the-minute reports that teach viewers life-saving fire safety information about smoke alarm maintenance and how to respond when the alarm goes off.
This feature also includes a Leader’s Guide for video presentation and discussion as well as recommendations for companion materials to reinforce the message that smoke alarms save lives. The eight-page guide provides notes to the leader summarizing the purpose of the video as well as suggestions for presenting the video to groups and discussion questions to reinforce audience comprehension.
The news show-style presentation that will hold viewers’ attention with its contemporary and persuasive style. Young viewers can identify with the panel of children reporters and will listen to messages from their own peers. This format is especially effective in helping young people to learn and retain the information.