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Social Studies (2010) Grade(s): KG


Describe families and communities of the past, including jobs, education, transportation, communication, and recreation.

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Students know:
  • Families and communities of today participate in many of the same activities that families and communities of the past participate in.
  • Some aspects of family and community ways of life have changed over time while others have remained the same or similar.


Students are able to:
  • Name various jobs performed by family and community members in the past and present.
  • Describe the ways schools, communication, transportation, and recreation of the past are similar and different to the ways of today.


Students understand that:
  • There are many similarities and differences between the ways people lived in the past and the ways we live today.


  • community
  • family
  • transportation
  • communication
  • recreation
  • long ago