Practice identifying community workers with a few rounds of Community Helper Bingo!
Community Helper Activities for Preschool and Beyond
Spice up your social studies lessons with a fun and exciting game of Community Helpers Bingo. This game is designed to be used as a whole group practice activity during your preschool, kindergarten, and first-grade Economics and Community units or to celebrate Labor Day.
This social studies game engages your young learners in identifying different community helpers. On each game card, students are given a picture stimulus to look at. The goal is for the student to listen to a verbal description and identify the community helper that it describes.
Through this Bingo game, students will be able to identify and describe the jobs that people perform in the community.
👨🏫 Community Helper Game Play 👨🏫
- Provide each student with a game board and counters as board markers.
- Pull a clue card from the stack and read it aloud.
- Students will listen to the helper described and attempt to locate an image representing it on their game board.
- The first student to get four in a row wins!
Easily Prepare This Resource for Your Students
This learning game requires very little preparation to implement in the classroom. Simply download and print the PDF or Slides version of the resource, grab some gameboard markers, and you’re ready to go!
Before You Download
Use the dropdown menu on the Download button to choose the PDF or Google Slides file of your choice.
This resource was created by Lindsey Phillips, a teacher in Michigan and Teach Starter Collaborator.
Don’t stop there—check out more social studies activities like these to help your students learn more about their community:
Stretch your students’ vocabulary and reading skills with this economics-focused word search that features examples of goods and services. View and discuss the various community helpers with a slideshow about community helpers for kindergarten and preschool. A worksheet to use when learning about community helpers.
Stretch your students’ vocabulary and reading skills with this economics-focused word search that features examples of goods and services.
View and discuss the various community helpers with a slideshow about community helpers for kindergarten and preschool.
A worksheet to use when learning about community helpers.