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Qhe School ln The community
FTLX We have a school ln our community
*§/ We have a school for our chlloren
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we have school for adults children

 Lesson 5
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We heye stores in our community
Do yon heye stores in voor comwonlty?
l buy end sell et the stores
Our people buy end sell et the stores
Whet do you buy end sell et the stores?
They help meke e good cownunity for the people
They help our homes, our schools end churches
Do they help your schools end churches?
in your cormunlty
et the stores
for the people
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 Lesson 6
Reviem Of_§irst Five Lessons
l live in a good community
People live in a community
People make good churches
Homes and people help make a good community
Stores and churches help make a community
People buy and sell at the stores
Our adults and children help make a school
They help make a good church
They help make good homes
Do you live in a good community?
what makes a good community?
Do you help your home?
Do you help your churches?
Do you buy and sell at your stores?
Do the children and adults help your school?
Review Words
you hcmes live wtat
your churches help in
our stores make the
we community have and
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people sell at
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 Lesson 7
The Tank of the Community
me have a bank in our community
Do you have a bank in your community?
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from our bank
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The Reads ln Our_Cemmunity
Our cemmunity has many geed reads
Many reads are a help te the ccmmunity
Are there many reads in yeur cemmunity?
_ Our children travel the reads te scheel
Our peeple travel the reads te church
V They travel the reads te the bank
i l travel the reads te the steres te buy and sell
We travel the reads frem eur hemes
They are a help te the peeple in the cemmunity
what help are the reads te yeur peeple?
te the cemmunity
te scheel
te church
te buy and sell
te yeur peeple
te the bank
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inoro sro msny farms in my community
Tnsrs sro good farms in my community
i Arc tnsrs good farms in your community?
Many psoplc livo on tho forms
It is a nslp to tho community to novo good forms
Our poopis own many of tho forms
I own my form and livs on my farm
Do you own o form in your community?
Psopis borrow monoy to buy farms
Good farms noip msks good homss
on tno farms
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to novo good farms
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what_wg Grow On Thg_§arms In Our Qommunity
I grow many things on my farm
Our psopio grow many things on tho farm
Thoy grow oorn to soil
Do you grow oorn on your farm?
What do you grow on your farm?
Thoy grow vsgotabiss on tho farm
Wo grow vogotabios to oat V
I grow fruit to oat and to soil
Fruit grows on many farms in tho community
Fruit, oorn and vogstabios grow on tho farm
Do tho poopis on tho farms grow fruit and vogotahios?
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to oat
on tho farm
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grow things oorn vogotabiss fruit sat

 Lesson ll
Workers ln_Qur_gommunity
Meny people in our community ere workers
They work on the ferms end in stores
The women work in the homes
Whet work do the people in your community do?
Workers help meke e good community
Women work in the stores end in the benk
Wen work on the ferm end on the roeds
Wen end women work in my community
They work in the homes end for the school
lt is good for people to be workers
Why does it help people to work?
in stores
for the school
to he workers
to work
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 Lesson l2
The Nail ln_Qur Community
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ji I get a newspaper at our mail box
Our people get newspapers at the mail boxes
Nail helps make a good community
T Why does mail help make a good community?
on the roads
at our mail box
at the mail boxes
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get mail box boxes
send letters newspaper newspapers
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 Lesson l3
Review Of Last Five_legsons
People keep money in tne bank
Tbey borrow money from tbe bank
The bank is the place to keep money
A bank is a nelp to a community
Good roads are a nelp to a community
`Ve travel roads to scnool, to cnurcn ano to stores
v I own a farm in my community
A farm grows corn, vegetables, ann fruit
we eat tnetninqs we grow on the farm
Tne men and women of our comnunity are workers
Tney work at many tninqs in tbe community
our community nas many mail boxes
They get and seno letters at tne wail boxes
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 Lesson la
The letters are sent to the Post—Office ‘
Papers are sent from the Post—Office
Do you get letters from the Post—Office?
Workers work in the Post-Office for our people
They live in the homes of our community
Mail carriers carry mail to the mail boxes
hail carriers carry mail from the mail boxes
They carry mail from the boxes to the Post-Office
The mail carriers help make a sooo community
The Post—Office is a help to our community
How does the Post—Office help your community? ‘
to the post—office
from the mail boxes
for our people
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post—office sent mail carriers carry how
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 Lesson l5
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A good doctor lives in our community
He comes to see our sick people
The doctor comes to see our children
Does a doctor live in your comnunity?
He helps make our community healthy
lt is good to have a healthy community
lt is good to have healthy people A
I want to have healthy people in my community
The doctor wants to have healthy people
He works to have healthy people in the community
How can you help make a healthy community?
to see sick people
to have a healthy community
to have healthy people
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doctor he comes see sick healthy want can
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 Lesson l6
The Clubs in The_Community
There are many clubs in my community ·
we have a club for the farmers
There is a club for the women
There is a club for the children
what clubs are in your community?
The clubs oo much work for our people
They help our people to get many things
They help our people to get good roads
They help our children at the school
lt helps me to belong to a club
It helps my community for me to belong to a club
» How do the clubs help your community?
for the farmer
for the chilaren
to get many things
to get sooo roads
to a club
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clubs farmers much me
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 Lessoh l7
We gave a party at our home
our people have parties ih their homes
They have parties for the childreh
They have parties for the adults
Do your people have parties ih the homes?
They gave a party at the school
We play games at the parties ih the homes l
They play games at the party ih the school
VERY people come to the parties
They come to play games and to see people
lt is good to come to a party and play games
How do parties help the people ih the community? ·
ih their homes
to play games
to the parties
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Working_Qogether In Ehe_Qpmmunity
I went to work with the people in my community
our people went to work together
Do the people in your community work together?
working together ie e help to e community
We cen work together in the school
We cen work together in the church
We cen work together in the club:
our doctor cen help ue work together
Our clubs cen help ue work with our people
I went to work with other people in the community
I went to help other people in the community
How ooee working together help your community? _
in the clubs
to work together
with the people
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together with other ue

 Lesson l9
We want to build a community home
People in other communities have them
They have a community home for all the people
Our community needs a community home
Can you help build a community home?
lt will be a place to have our clubs
lt will be a place to have the adult school
Our women can come to the home for clubs
Our men can come to the home for clubs
dur county agent can come to the community home
Our doctor and county agent can come to the home
We need a community home for many other things
Can we build a community home in our community? ‘
to the community house
in other conmunities
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build communities need

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Q l want to talk about the things we need to learn »
g We need to talk more to our county agent
li we need to talk more about our homes
r we need to talk more about our children
j They are the things of interest to me
what are the things of interest to you?
Our people can learn much in working together
Our community can help the people in it
We want to help make it a good comwunity
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