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Protecting what’s important


Students analyze a picture and identify characters that are protecting something.

Big idea

It’s important that we protect ourselves, our belongings, and our money.

Essential questions

  • What are ways you can protect yourself?
  • What are ways you can protect your things and money?


  • Explore ways people protect themselves, things, and money
  • Identify examples of people protecting themselves, things, and money

What students will do

  • Share ideas of ways to protect themselves, things, and money.
  • Identify characters in a picture who are protecting something.

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Note: Please remember to consider your students’ accommodations and special needs to ensure that all students are able to participate in a meaningful way.