We human beings live in a community world. Some ask for the need and some provide the required service. In such manner the world around us works smoothly and functions together. But in the earlier days the education was all about mere concepts and science, it is the important part of education system. But, along with the science and technology we also should know the world around us. Awareness is the first step towards learning. Once we get aware then we understand the world better. In such light, understanding the community helpers is the important part of living. As they are the ones who unknowingly perform help us in various ways. Meeting such people make kids to know their work, their dedication and get to learn more about the world around them. With such an learning intention, various International schools conduct interaction of various community helpers with students of grades 1 and 2. They find it so much interesting and get insights of the world around them:
Here are some of the such interactions with community helpers:
We all love food and appreciate its taste which touches the soul. The chef is an important person who makes the tasty food. It is not only about cooking food, it is all about the systematic working from raw vegetables selections to serving on the table. This entire process needs discipline and consistency. A chef from a well-known restaurant visited and shared his work life with students.
Learning next and making the world better and safer place to live in is the goal of a scientist. Merely telling scientist or showing pictures of them is not suffice. With such intention a scientist visited an international school, he shared his recent work and explained how it is applicable in real life. Students of grade 1 and 2 got aware about the scientist work and their contribution.
The world is scared of policemen’s but they are actually the helpers of the society. To make their role more clear an interaction with them was conducted in one the international school. They shared their roles, their working areas. With such an activity, now students find them friendly.
- Story writers:
It is not only about reading and narrating stories, today kids are making their own stories. To guide them, story writers are called to interact with kids. They explain the base of journalism and come up with interesting writing outputs.