This resource is a 70 slide, interactive lesson / assembly presentation on fireworks and firework safety.
1. A history of fireworks
2. Records for fireworks - for example,the biggest firework display, the most sparklers lit at the same time etc.
3. Interesting facts about fireworks - Handel's firework music, how the Catherine Wheel got its name, how sparklers cause more injuries than any other firework, how half of firework injuries happen to people under the age of 16.
4. The law and fireworks.
5. The firework code and how to stay safe on Bonfire Night.
The powerpoint contains hyperlinks to the world's top 10 best firework displays, to firework Related Guinness World Records, Handel's firework music, three firework safety videos - one for very young children, one for primary aged pupils and one for secondary pupils.