To teach kids about coping with trouble, even the doctors in the emergency room figure a video game is the way to to go.
So the American College of Emergency Physicians has created Disaster Hero, an online game, that can help kids learn what to do before, during and after earthquakes, floods, hurricanes and tornadoes.
The game is geared toward children in grades 1 through 8. There are three levels pegged to kids' reading ability.
Originally published on Thu December 27, 2012 5:27 am
(On Wednesday, we weaved new information into the top of this post and in updates below. Thursday, we began a new post about the weather.)
Originally published on Mon December 24, 2012 7:11 pm
Snow likely won't be the big weather story for much of the nation on Christmas Day, say the forecasters at the National Weather Service and The Weather Channel. But some potentially severe weather is in the forecast.
Tornadoes are possible along the Gulf Coast and in the Southeast. Here's what The Weather Channel says about Tuesday: