http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=- jqRfuP5owc This is a Sesame Street video that uses two worms to depict rural and urban lifestyles.
https://www.superteacherworksheets.com/ communities.html This website is filled with downloadable worksheets that can help enhance your own lessons on community.
http://keepingupwithclass.blogspot.com/2011/0 9/urban-rural-suburban-flipbooks.html This website offers an idea for a fun and engaging foldable for the class to make using their knowledge about communities.
http://www.hannah villeschool.net/wp- content/uploads/2 013/06/Gr2SSUnit1.pdf http://www.hannah villeschool.net/wp- content/uploads/2 013/06/Gr2SSUnit1.pdf This lesson plan meets two of my four GLCE http://www.instruct orweb.com/linkgo.a sp?L=413&B=resou rces/community.as p http://www.instruct orweb.com/linkgo.a sp?L=413&B=resou rces/community.as p Allows for students to make a brochure based off of the community they live in.
These books offer multiple examples and explanations for students based on the different kinds of communities.
Country View http://www.scrapboo k.com/poems/doc/ 47017/126.html This poem describes what you might see while walking down a country road
(Chorus) Community We are so proud to be Community Stand up, clap and say Community Look all around you’ll see People working, playing, helping All together they are making it better Let’s spell it together! Com-mu-ni-ty Com-mu-ni-ty Com-mu-ni-ty We all work together to make it better Repeat Chorus We’ve got teachers, doctors, farmers, soldiers, cooks Lifeguards, lawyers, coaches, painters, plumbers Maids, bakers, pilots, nurses, guitar players Police officers, firefighters, postal workers, bus drivers Judges, grocers, cowboys, miners don’t forget Songwriters! Com-mu-ni-ty Com-mu-ni-ty Com-mu-ni-ty We all work together to make it better Repeat Chorus http://www.songsforteaching.com/communitysch oolhomescurriculum/community.htm http://www.youtube.com/watc h?v=Y-6RdaXRU8w http://www.youtube.com/watc h?v=Y-6RdaXRU8w These songs focus on what It means to be apart of a community.