Occupations - Matching Exercise

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Grade Level
Elementary School
Length of Time
45 minutes

Students will have a list of occupations. They will match the occupation to the transportation they use, the equipment they use, or building they have.

This exercise is for third through fifth grade students.


Students will learn:
About occupations
To match occupations with the transporation they drive, the equipment they use, or the building they have

Materials Needed

The worksheet I have included in this lesson
Pencils and Erasers


First, you will copy the worksheet I have included in this lesson so that each student can have a copy.

Then, you will explain what they are to do. You can give them examples on the board.

After that, you will pass out the worksheet so they can work on them independently.

Worksheet - Occupations - Matching Exercise

Directions - Match the occupation to the transportation, equipment, or building the following people would use.

1. Doctor A. Church

2. Lawyer B. Hospital

3. Minister C. Office

4. Nurse D. Doctor's Office

5. Secretary E. Store

6. Sales Clerk F. Court Room

7. Teacher G. Garbage

8. Student H. Wire

9. Trash Collector I. Red Truck

10. Electrician J. Playground

11. Fireman K. Classroom

12. Policeman L. Robe

13. Judge M. Cars with Siren

14. Writer N. Books

15. Basketball Player O. Mail

16. Banker P. Animals

17. Baseball Player Q. Money

18. Postman R. Bat

19. Cook S. Net

20. Veterinarian T. Food


Each one is worth five points for a total of 100 points.

100 to 90 = A

89 to 80 = B

79 to 70 = C

69 to 60 = D

Below 60 = F

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