Community Helpers Lesson Plans

Community Helpers Teaching Resources

Community Helpers Worksheets

Reading Comprehension: Vol. 2 - Occupations

  1. Be Polite - Children reflect on how to be polite.
  2. Character Education Pillars - Students will create Character Pillars to be used for the character education program run in the building.
  3. City, Suburb, or Country- In this activity students make a picture web to describe a place. Students discuss the characteristics of life in the country, in a suburb, and in a city. Students compare and contrast general environmental differences, and explore their immediate environment.
  4. Community Helpers Are at Your Service- A Web Quest
  5. Community Helpers Worksheet and Lesson Plan Series - This series takes an in-depth at workers that help service community. This reading provides a great look into careers and real world understanding.
  6. Jobs on File- Students gather information about how people in their community make a living, and then organize that data.
  7. Lego Block Center- Build a Community Team Project.
  8. My Community - Have the students identify different communities, and things within the community.
  9. People Who Work- Students will brainstorm jobs that make up any community. Students are introduced to the concepts of "profit" and "not-for-profit" in their own community.
  10. Strangers - Students will learn how to react when confronted with a stranger, and they will find out why strangers can sometimes be dangerous.
  11. Unit on Community Helpers- Objective for the student: The student will increase patterning skills and be able to identify the pattern in the big book used and the tools of various community helpers.
  12. We All Live Together- This lesson incorporates Kindergarten Social Studies & Language Arts standards with the integration of technology.
  13. Who Am I? - Students will be able to recognize community helpers and what they do.