This is an introduction to community helpers, after learning about what a community is. Students will be able to identify different types of helpers that are in the community and explain how these jobs benefit the community.
An interesting lesson about our very special community helpers. Teach your students how important each job is for our safety and health. Encourage them to think about what they would like to be when they grow up.
Linda Haynes, an asthma nurse practitioner with the Asthma Action Team at Boston Children's Hospital Primary Care Center, answers important questions about asthma and how to manage it so that children with asthma feel safe and empowered.
Want to make a difference? Discover a medical career that takes care of people like a doctor with less hands-on practice than a nurse.
Dive deeper into a 911 operator's career and find out how this helper assists in emergency situations. Download, print, and complete paired resources to help students practice emergency preparedness in their homes and classroom.