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Helping - Be a Good Helper



Helping - Be a Good Helper

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     challenging words:    filling, unnoticed, supplies, kids, willing, helpful, plant, also, often, thankful, grateful, learn, people, share, yard, other


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Helping - Be a Good Helper
By Mary Perrin
  

1     My mom asked me to help her plant flowers in our yard. I grabbed my garden gloves and my shovel. I helped my mom plant fifty plants around our house. I was helpful, and my mom was thankful for my help. We help each other often. I can count on my mom when I need help. She can count on me when she needs help. We support each other. We are grateful for one another's help!
 
2     People help each other every day. Neighbors help neighbors. Teachers help teachers. Kids help kids. You show you care about someone when you help him or her. You are probably very helpful every day! Do you share your school supplies? Do you hold the door open for others? Do you help your parents with chores? If so, you are a good helper! Others will help you if you are willing to help them. Being helpful is a two-way street.
 
3     You can also learn how to help .....
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