Celebrate Community Helpers

Grade Range: K-4
Resource Type(s): Lessons & Activities, Primary Source
Duration: 40 Minutes
Date Posted: 3/5/2012

When bad things happen, community helpers are there to keep people safe! Find out who helps in your community and celebrate them with a special certificate. Part of an OurStory module entitled September 11, 2001, this activity includes a photograph of a certificate in the Museum’s collections, discussion prompts, step-by-step directions, and background information. OurStory is designed to help children and adults explore history together through the use of children's literature, museum objects, and hands-on activities.

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