What is a community?

What is a community?

In the Rainbow 3 classroom, we began to discuss what a community is and what it means to us.  Many of the children were slightly confused at first.  But after explaining that a community is everything around us, they began to get the concept.  We talked about how our family is one community, our school is another, and that the neighborhood we live in is yet another.

  • Trash Truck
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • The Bakery
  • The Fire Station
  • Fire Hydrant
  • Conway Playground
  • Traffic Lights
  • Star Market
  • Train Tracks
  • American Flag


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