Learn about local communities as students in 2nd grade explore the economics, geography, history and civics standards in a unique setting - their own backyard!
Chapter 1: Why do people live in communities?
Chapter 2: What are some ways people interact with the environment of their community?
Chapter 3: How do people work together in a community?
Chapter 4: How do citizens live together in a community?
Chapter 5: How and why do communities change over time?
Chapter 6: How can we make our school a better place?
Materials developed under a grant from the Michigan Department of Education