Community Helpers Centers and Activities for Pre-K & Kindergarten


Looking for community helper-themed Pre-K centers? Kindergarten centers too? These are for you!

Designed with both Pre-K and Kindergarten in mind, these centers will give you a variety of activities and options for your students.

Most importantly, they will help your kiddos strengthen important math and literacy skills along the way!

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This pack is filled with engaging math and literacy centers for Pre-K and Kindergarten students with a community helpers theme!


Alphabet Clip Cards – Read the letter on the cards and clip the matching letter. Upper to Uppercase and Upper to Lowercase matches included.

“Who is a Community Helper?” Easy Reader (2 levels) – Print a simple label style version or one with a predictable sentence pattern. Copy two-sided and cut in half for two books!

Police Officer Alphabet Puzzles – Match the police officers to their badges. Both upper and lowercase versions included (can also mix and match).

Put the Letters Out! – Pick a fire extinguisher card and say the letter name. Find and color the matching letter on the flames. Both upper and lowercase versions included.

Pre-Writing Tracing Strips – Trace the lines from the community helpers to their vehicles. Can laminate and use with a dry erase marker, or use black and white copies for tracing/pre-writing pencil practice.

Stop for Sight Words (Editable) – Pick a fire truck sight word. Read the word and write it on a stop sign.

Dentist ABC’s – Pick a dentist card and say the letter name. Find and trace its match! Both upper and lowercase versions included.

Community Helpers Write It (Write the Room) – Pick a card (community helper). Find and record the word next to its matching picture on the recording sheet.
*Also includes a coloring version (no writing required, color the matching community helper).


Community Helpers Ten Frame Clip Cards – Clip the number that shows how many dots are in the ten frames (0-10)
*Second version included with dots in a scatter formation for subitizing practice.

Construction Count (2 levels) – Pick a card and count the objects. Record how many of each object in the boxes. Can play with numbers 1-10 or 11-20.

Counting Cupcakes (2 levels) – Pick a baker card and read the number. Color the cupcake with the matching ten or twenty frame.

Deliver the Mail (2 levels) – Pick a card and read the number or number word. Color the mailbox that matches (numbers and number words to 10.)

Police Officer Addition – Pick a card and solve the addition problem. Record the problem in the boxes below. (addition to 10).

Police Officer Subtraction – Pick a card and solve the subtraction problem. Record the problem in the boxes below (subtraction within 5).

Community Helper Roll and Graph – Roll the die. Color a space above the community helper you roll on the graph below. See which one gets to the top first!
*Inserts included if you use your own plastic sleeve dice.

Black and White Copies of color items are included at the end of the file.

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What educators are saying:

Fantastic resource filled with engaging activities!
— Diana F.

I loved every one of these centers for our Community Helper Unit. So much fun, so adorable, and hit all the areas I needed. Thanks so much, I love your work!
— Cyra H.

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