Community Helpers: A Complete Unit! Literacy, Math, Social Studies

Brenda Tejeda
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**COMPLETELY REDONE: New fonts, clip art, and extra pages.**

This comprehensive pack includes all you need for a successful unit on community helpers, including hosting your own Career Day!


~Original 9-page reader: 'Do We NEED it?' (needs vs. wants)

~Worksheets to sort needs/wants, goods/services, match workers to vehicles, draw tools workers use

~Community worker research report- graphic organizer and writing paper

~6-page mini-book: 'Read and See Who I Can Be!'

~7 Community Helper riddle cards

~Blank riddle card for students to write their own

~Vocabulary Matching cards, plus blank one to add your own

~Community Helper Word Walls: full-color picture word walls for 13 community helpers- perfect for a center!



-police officer




-crossing guard


-postal worker

-sanitation worker




~Writing Stationary and prompts

~'Hat for a Day' Writing Center- students choose a community helper hat, and write about their day as that person

~'Who Did What?!' Writing Center (parts of a sentence)

~Sign for bulletin board display "Come and See Who We Can Be!" 2 font choices

**Career Day!**

Detailed lesson plan suggestions for the entire day:

~Reading: Be a Literary Critic (Evaluating) Students choose a book to receive an award

~Reading: Be a Reading Detective (Making Inferences) Students look for clues in stories or pictures to make inferences

~Writing: Students complete a class employment application and go through the interview process!

~Math: Tally and Graph, Word Problem Cards

~Social Studies: Parent Volunteers (sample letters included), Be a cake decorator!

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