Illinois Student Tools for Emergency Planning (STEP) Program
The STEP program is a simple and effective preparedness education project developed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
STEP is free and is designed to educate fifth-graders on the importance of preparing for emergencies and provide students with the knowledge to help their families prepare.
- Students will learn general knowledge about disasters common to their area.
- Students will assemble emergency kits to help their families.
- Students will form communications plans with their families.