****SIMPLY SOCIAL STUDIES – KINDERGARTEN ****
UNIT 3 – COMMUNITY HELPERS
What is Simply Social Studies all about?
Simply Social Studies is a Social Studies curriculum that covers grade appropriate concepts and objectives for Kindergarten. (First Grade is also available and can be found HERE).
What’s included in this unit of Simply Social Studies?
This unit of Simply Social Studies includes detailed lesson plans with ELA and Math extensions & suggestions, book suggestions, craftivities, anchor chart ideas, materials list, eight power points to coordinate with lessons, printable lesson reviews/assessments, and MORE!
What objectives are covered in this unit of Simply Social Studies?
Simply Social Studies Unit 3 for Kindergarten covers the concept of community helpers & the responsibilities & contributes they make to the communities they serve. This unit also takes a look at the difference between goods and services. The unit is broken down into twelve lessons including:
THE PEOPLE IN MY COMMUNITY
COMMUNITY HELPERS – WHO/WHAT/HOW
COMMUNITY HELPERS IN MY SCHOOL
COMMUNITY HELPERS IN MY NEIGHBORHOOD
COMMUNITY HELPERS WHO KEEP US SAFE
COMMUNITY HELPERS WHO KEEP US HEALTHY
COMMUNITY HELPERS WHO BUILD AND REPAIR
COMMUNITY HELPERS WHO KEEP US NOURISHED
COMMUNITY HELPERS WHO TAKE CARE OF ANIMALS
COMMUNITY GOODS AND SERVICES
HOW I HELP MY COMMUNITY
Where can I find MORE Simply Social Studies units?
More Simply Social Studies units will become available throughout the course of the 2016-2017 school year and will be posted as they are created.
Unit 1- Being a Good Citizen
Unit 2: Alike & Different
Unit 3: Community Helpers
Unit 4: Basic Needs & Going to Work (coming soon)
Unit 5: On the Map (coming soon)
Unit 6: Where We Live (coming soon)
Unit 7: Technology & How We Live (coming soon)
But wait!!!! There’s MORE!!!
Special Simply Social Studies mini-units will also be released during the 2016-2017 school year and will be geared to target BOTH Kindergarten AND First Grade objectives and concepts. These units will include
Mini Unit 1: Choosing a Leader (Elections & Voting) – added!
Mini Unit 2: Thanksgiving History, Customs, & Traditions added!
Mini Unit 3: Holidays Around the World – added!
Mini Unit 4: Celebrating America – coming soon
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