Books about citizenship for second grade
Being a Good Citizen: A Book about Citizenship by Mary SmallBe a good citizen its a great way to be! In this endearing character education tale, readers learn about the different things they can do every day to be a good citizen, including having manners, strong values, and helping local government. Through charming illustrations and supportive, read-aloud text, young learners will discover a pride in their community and themselves.
Citizenship Books and Activities: 13 Terrific Titles and What to Do with Them
As citizens, we have many responsibilities to our country. Help kids learn about the important character traits of citizenship and responsibility with the book titles on this list. What Can a Citizen Do? A Castle on Viola Street by DyAnne Disalvo takes us into a community where volunteers are helping to build homes for deserving families and rebuilding communities. On Meadowview Street by Henry Cole is the story of a little girl who lives on Meadowview street but there is no meadow around. As she starts to let the wildflowers grow, she discovers all sorts of life and her beautiful meadow spreads from house to house. Hello Hello by Brendan Wenzel may not at first strike you as a book about citizenship and responsibility.
Political season or not, citizenship is an important topic to explore with your kids. This growing list of stories will help your family talk about the meaning of good citizenship. If we live in a free country, can we do whatever we want, whenever we want? What should we do if we notice something that is unfair in our community? Is there something we, as a family, would like to change right now? The Impossible Patriotism Project by Linda Skeers Explore the big idea of patriotism and celebrate heroes with this wonderful story.