Exploring Teaching Strategies

Grade 2 – Resources and Wealth

RW2.1 Describe ways in which the local community meets needs and wants of its members.

  1. Define the term resource, and inventory resources in the community that help to meet needs and wants.
  2. Investigate how quality of life is influenced by individuals, businesses, and groups in the local community.

“People in your Neighborhood” – Chorus (please see along)

‘Cause a letter carrier is a person in your neighborhood
In your neighborhood
They’re in your neighborhood
A letter carrier is a person in your neighborhood
A person that you meet each day

Google Doc: “People in your Neighborhood” – Song Lyrics

Google Doc: Community Helper Posters

Additional Resource:

Sesame Street “People in your Neighborhood” (video)

Brain Pop Jr. Community Helpers (video & activities)

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