How to Create an Emergency Exit Plan

How to Create an Emergency Exit Plan is a special education activity designed for middle and high school students to improve their independent living skills. This step-by-step functional life skills resource uses clear and simple language to teach students how to create an emergency exit plan by identifying a primary exit, secondary exit, emergency exit, and a safe location where everyone can meet outside the house. This interactive independent living skills activity will engage your students with age-appropriate activities, relatable dialog, and real-world scenarios.

Number of Pages: 18   File Format: PDF (color and black-and-white) Grade Levels: 7th – 12th, Adult Education, Homeschool


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  • This activity teaches middle and high school how to plan for an emergency by identifying the various exits within their homes.
  • It includes step-by-step procedures for identifying the primary, secondary, and emergency exits in their homes.
  • This resource covers essential factors like proximity, accessibility, and emergency communication.
  • Students will learn to work with their families to identify a safe meeting place during an emergency.
  • The activity also includes sample images that allow the student to practice creating an emergency exit plan for their home.
  • 9 Multiple-choice reading comprehension questions (answers included).
  • This activity can be part of a comprehensive independent living skills curriculum or a standalone aid.
  • This life skills activity contains step-by-step instructions, reading comprehension questions to reinforce learning and collect data, an answer key, age-appropriate graphics, real-world examples, and ideas for implementation.
Why Use

This resource is designed to help teens and adults develop independent living skills in various settings, such as home, school, work, or the community.

Intended User

This life skills resource can be used by parents, caregivers, special education teachers, therapists, clinicians, and coaches to promote independence in teens and adults.

Where to Use

This life skills resource is ideal for middle and high schools, at-home learning, life skills programs, one-on-one therapy, adult transition programs, social skills groups, adult day centers, and autism life skill centers.


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