In a collaborative story time with Exeter YMCA, we hear Pete the Cat: Firefighter Pete by James Dean and go on an adventure with Pete as he visits a fire station and rides on a firetruck, then learn how firefighters of the 18th century put out fires.
Now that you have “read” the story, what do you think of the following questions?
In the 18th century before there were fire trucks and fire hydrants people would use buckets filled with water to try to put out fires! This was called a bucket brigade – watch this video to learn more.
Paper Plate Firefighter Hat
What you’ll need:
How to make your Firefighter Hat Craft:
Tasty Fire Truck