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Community Helpers Thematic Unit | great for distance learning and home school

Grade Levels
PreK - 1st, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PDF
160 pages
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This Community Helpers and Occupations Thematic Unit is perfect for distance learning and / or Home School as it has everything you need in the one unit and it's easy for parents to navigate through.

This 160 page pack has been created to assist in teaching the inquiry topic of Community Helpers or Occupations to your Early Years Learners.

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"I used some of this resource before the school closure for our community helper unit and the students loved it. I have now continued to use it during my distance learning instruction! Thank you" - Dana. A

What's included:

  • 10 page Mini Book - My Community Helpers (children colour in an read - Can be used as an Emergent Reader for their book boxes or for guided reading sessions)
  • Label It Sheets - (Both colour and Black and White) can be used as posters, on Interactive Whiteboard for whole class introduction or lesson and individual black and white sheets for children to do independently. (Great for beginner writers!)
  • Wall Banners and Headers - 3 different sizes to display on your bulletin boards
  • Word Wall Labels - to use as a visual aide to assist with writing
  • Flashcards & Matching Names - To be used for oral language/vocabulary extension (Can use for games such as Guess Who, I have do you have, 20 questions and other descriptive language games, Matching games, Print twice for memory games/concentration.
  • Who am I Worksheet - children record the names of the occupations near their pictures and colour in.
  • Word Search
  • Fact Research Graphic Organisers
  • Creative Writing Activity - If I was a community helper, I would be a...

Community Helpers and Occupations covered are:

astronaut, baker, banker, bus driver, cashier, chef, coach, construction worker, crossing guard, dentist, detective, doctor, farmer, firefighter, flight attendant, forest ranger, gardener, grocer, hair stylist, house keeper, janitor, judge, lawyer, librarian, lifeguard, mail carrier/ postman, mechanic, meteorologist, military/soldier, music conductor, nurse, painter, paramedic, pharmacist, photographer, pilot, plumber, police officer, receptionist, reporter, surgeon, taxi driver, teacher, trash collector/garbage man, vet

"This was a great addition to our Community Helpers Unit! The students have really enjoyed the activities so far, and I loved how much time it saved me. :)" - Maudie S

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