Social Studies - 2019-20
K.8 - Jobs
The student will match simple descriptions of work that people do with the names of those jobs.
- Work is a way to earn money to buy the things we need and want.
- Many people find a job that lets them do work they enjoy.
UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD
People work at jobs.
People work at jobs to earn money to meet their wants.
Examples of jobs
- Doctors and nurses are people who take care of other people when they
- Construction workers are people who build houses and other buildings.
- Teachers are people who help students learn.
- Chefs are people who prepare meals.
- Farmers are people who grow crops and raise animals.
- Firefighters are people who put out fires and help other people in emergencies.
Updated: May 18, 2018