Lesson Plan

Community and Classroom Helpers

Society and classrooms both require special helpers to keep things running smoothly. In this lesson, students will explore the people that help their community operate and take on some special jobs of their own to help in their classroom.
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Learning Objectives

After finishing this lesson, students will be able to identify and describe common jobs in their community.


(5 minutes)
  • Call students together.
  • Read aloud Career Day by Anne Rockwell.
  • Explain to students that today, they will be thinking about the different jobs people perform in their community.