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Does Your Child Know About Their Neighborhood?

Books To Read Together

Mapping Penny's World
Leedy, Loreen
After learning about maps in school, Lisa maps all the favorite places of her dog Penny.
Little Bunny on the Move
McCarty, Peter
A little bunny rabbit hurries past five fat sheep, over train tracks, and across an open field on his way to a special destination.
My Neighborhood
Bullard, Lisa
Libbie gives a tour of her neighborhood to a boy just about her age whose family is moving in next door.
On the Town
Caseley, Judith
Charlie and his mother walk around the neighborhood doing errands so that Charlie can write in his notebook about the people and places that make up his community.

Watch and listen on DVDs and CDs

Richard Scarry's Best Busy People Video Ever!
Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm and all the other delightful Richard Scarry characters in the Busytown playground take turns answering the question "What do you want to be when you grown up?"
Fire Station
Shows what a local fire station looks like and the trucks, uniforms, protective gear and equipment that are housed there. Looks at the daily lives of everyone from the dispatcher to the fire chief who bravely protect their communities from harm.
Explains how the library is a community place where people go to find books and other materials, to use computers and to attend meetings. Teaches viewers how to get a library card, how to check out a book and how to be a responsible borrower. Shows a librarian at work.
Police Station
"Police station explores how police officers serve to keep the public safe. Young viewers will get a feel for the different types of jobs police officers do, the busy place where they work and the uniforms and gear that they wear"--Container.

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Tips to Try 

Take a walk around the block, talk about where your house is as well as other landmarks.