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Parker Nowak, 5, of Rossford, center, tries on a firefighter's helmet during a fire safety training session put on for the preschoolers by Penta's Public Safety/EMT-Fire Science program at the school. Students hosted two sessions of preschoolers to teach them fire safety tips, including stop, drop and roll, family evacuation plans and fire gear demonstrations. Perrysburg Township Fire Department helped the students execute the drills and donated a smoke detector to each child.

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Carter Williams, 5, of Rossford, center, jumps rope with the help of Penta Public Safety/EMT-Fire Science program students.

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Paige Cotterman, 17, of North Baltimore, center, talks with preschool students. Cotterman, who says she would like to be a firefighter/EMT after high school, came up with the idea for the safety demonstration day.

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Perrsyburg Township volunteer firefighter Jim Neu hugs his son, Brody, 4, during a fire safety training session.

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Perrsyburg Township volunteer firefighter Jim Neu, left, Penta student Kevin Betts, 17, of Otsego, center, and Evan Deniston, 16, of Lucky, right, talk with preschoolers about the gear firefighters use.

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Emma Ogdahl, 4, of Rossford, center, smiles at "Sparky" the fire safety dog.

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Penta student Ashtin Slater, 17, of Swanton, left, leads "Sparky" the fire safety dog, played by Courtney Ball, 18, of Rossford, center, and a group of children down to the Public Safety/EMT-Fire Science lab.

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Carter Williams, 5, of Rossford, center, cralws beneath a blanket which Penta students shook to simulate smoke during a fire.

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Penta student Tyler Kwiatkowski, 16, right, answers questions from preschoolers about fire safety.

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Penta student Tyler Rozek, 17, of Genoa, center left, helps Chase Cook, 4, of Perrysburg, put on his helmet during a fire safety training session.

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Conner Coykendall, 5, of Maumee, right, joins other preschoolers in crawling beneath a blanket which Penta students shook to simulate smoke during a fire.

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Addison Steer, 4, of Rossford, center, feels the material on firefighting clothing.

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Camryn Almester, 4, of Rossford, left, and Lillia Barlow, 5, of Perrysburg, center, act out the stop-drop-and-roll song.

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