Fire extinguishers and combustion *suitable for home teaching*

Overall rating
5
5
Based on 2 reviews
5
2
4
0
3
0
2
0
1
0
5
Rate this resource

In this predict-observe-explain activity, students explore different ways of extinguishing a flame with some surprising results. The lesson is introduced with the video of engineer Yusuf Muhammad. Yusuf is developing a revolutionary new household fire-safety device, incorporating the techniques of professional firefighters into everyday kitchen plumbing. His device extinguishes fires fast and aims to save lives. 

There is a full set of hand-picked resources to go with this lesson.

Curriculum links include combustion, fuels, energy, fire triangle, fire extinguishers

 

 

Show health and safety information

Please be aware that resources have been published on the website in the form that they were originally supplied. This means that procedures reflect general practice and standards applicable at the time resources were produced and cannot be assumed to be acceptable today. Website users are fully responsible for ensuring that any activity, including practical work, which they carry out is in accordance with current regulations related to health and safety and that an appropriate risk assessment has been carried out.

Published by

Actions

Share this resource

Lists that tag this content