First aid: Pre-class activities

Pre-class activities

Prepare for your class by completing these activities!

Vocabulary matching


The first time you watch the video, pay special attention to the correct pronunciation of the following words:

After this, follow up with a dry, sterile dressing or adhesive bandage.
For treatment, submerge the burn in water or apply cool, wet cloth until the pain subsides, then cover with a sterile gauze pad.
Insect bites are extremely common in the outdoors, and sometimes unpreventable due to the time you normally spend outside on a camp out or backpacking trip.
Wash the wound with antiseptic and apply antibiotic ointment after the removal is complete.
Chigger bites are almost unnoticeable until after they drop off of your skin, so treatment is pretty much just applying lotion to treat the immense itching sensation that their bites generate.

Comprehension questions

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