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Community
A group of people who live and work in the same place
Citizen
A person who lives in and belongs to a community.
Biography
A story of a person's life
Needs
Things we must have, such as food, clothing, and a place to live.
Service
Work that someone does for someone else.
Custom
A way of doing something
culture
A way of life shared by members of a group.
Ethnic Group
A group of people who share the same language and culture.
Cooperate
To work helpfully together.
Law
A rule a community makes.
Government
A group of elected citizens who solve problems and make laws for a community.
Responsibility
Something a person should do because it is necessary and important.
Judges
A person from the community who is chosen to work as a leader in the courts.
Supply
The amount of goods offered for sale by a business.
Goods
Products, or things that can be bought or sold.
Consequence
Something that happens because of what a person does.
3 Reasons that people live in the community
To Belong, To Work, To Have Fun
What is the advantage of different people in the community having different skills?
Nobody has to do every job.
Helps people save time.
What are some of the different skills people have?
grow vegetables, raise animals, make clothing, build house
How do we depend on people and who or what are some of the services that we depend on?
We rely on one another for safety and health services.
Police, Nurse, Doctors, Firefighters
What are some ways members of a group show their culture?
Clothing, Language, Music
What does an ethnic group bring to a community?
culture
How can people in a community share some of their customs?
Celebrtate national and local holidays and parades
Why do we have community laws and what are some consequences if we don't follow them?
To keep people safe.

Get hurt, pay fine, jail
Who makes our laws?
Government
How are the courts a part of our community?
Judges are people from our community.
How can we be responsible citizens?
Understand and obey the laws
Work hard
Treat others fairly