Free Ways to Learn About Doctors

Published:
February 16, 2021

Contributor:
Jeannette Tuionetoa

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Learning all about community helpers in your home can help your kids appreciate those servants all around us. Check out these free ways to learn about doctors, the community helpers that help to make us well, keep us healthy, and try to fix our injuries.

Free Ways to Learn About Doctors text with image of a group of doctors together

With the intense training it takes to become a doctor/physician, you would think they were appreciated more. I remember times on end that doctors have made a difference in my life.

Doctors in Hong Kong saved my father-in-law’s life after a myocardial infarction (heart attack). It was a physician who found issues with my stomach, prompting me to need emergency surgery where again, doctors saved my life. 

It was a doctor who discovered my friend’s daughter had a tumor, and now she is living as healthy as ever. 

Many of us have doctor stories that can wow our socks off. I even went to a doctor one time and as we talked and talked, he actually witnessed to me. He risked his career just to tell one little patient about Jesus. I didn’t tell him I was a Christian at first. I just let him speak, as I was in awe.

Once he found out I was a Christian, he began to tell me that he knew one day it may be his last time to tell his patients about Jesus. Until then, he would pray for the Lord to guide him on who to witness to and give him the words.

In America there are caring doctors and not so caring doctors. Overseas it is the same, but in some areas doctors do not get paid what they do in first world countries.

For instance, when I lived in Spain I came to learn that the medical system was a universal healthcare system where coverage and access was the same for all Spanish nationals, regardless of their economic situation or participation in the social security network.

Where I live now, doctors don’t earn much more than other careers for the amount of work they do, so people tend to take the doctors food and make feasts for them to show appreciation.

No matter what country you find yourself in, a doctor is a community servant that may not always get the thanks they deserve.

Explore these free ways to learn about doctors, the community helpers that treat our illnesses and injuries.

FREE Doctor and Nurse Do-a-dot Printables (Montessori-inspired Phonics Instant Download) | Living Montessori Now

Do-a-Dot Printables text and examples

Doctors: Love to Learn About Community Helpers | Love to Laugh and Learn

At the Doctor FREE Worksheet | Education.com

Doctor Community Helpers FREE Worksheet | Kids Academy

FREE Community Helpers Series: Doctors 

Free Doctor Printables and Crafts text with illustrated image of a doctor in front of a hospital

Preschool Corner: All About the Letter Dd for Doctor | Homeschool Creations

FREE Second Grade What Does a Doctor Do? Cloze Reading Activity | Twinkl Teaching Resources

Doctor Kit FREE Emergent Reader | Making Learning Fun

FREE Doctor Preschool Pack Part 1 & 2 | Homeschool Creations

Learning About Healthcare Plus FREE Worksheets For Kids – Doctor Themed | Mess for Less

FREE Doctors Unit Study Printable Pack | Busy Moms Helper 

Community Helpers Doctor Theme for Preschool | Preschool-Plan-It 

Doctor Preschool Activities, Lessons, And Games | Kids Soup

These doctor crafts will be a great addition to your community helper lesson:

FREE Community Helpers Guided Drawing

Community Helpers Craft Idea for Kids (Doctors and others) | Preschool Activities

Doctor Bag Craft | Preschool Activities

DIY- Toy Stethoscopes | Suburban WIfe City Life

Doctor-Bag-Craft-for-Kids | Funny.Crafts.us

Q-Tip X-Ray Craft for Preschoolers | From ABCs to Acts

Doctor Crafts and Activities for Preschool | Funny.Crafts.us

Have fun with these activities and games:

FREE Download “I am at the Doctor’s Office” from “The Waiting Game” | Habit Hacker Babe

Community Helpers Matching Game for Preschoolers | Life Over Cs

FREE Community Helpers Printables – Spin the Wheel | Kindergarten Worksheets and Games

Doctor, Nurse, and Health Crafts and Learning Activities | Danielle’s Place

FREE Doctor and Nurses Preschool Pack | Homeschool Creations

Doctor Coloring Page: Tools FREE Worksheets | Education.com

Hands-on Activity: At the Doctor’s | Teach Engineering

Doctor Game ??‍⚕️ ???‍⚕️  App (FREE)

Interesting Tools That Doctors Use Activity | Teach Preschool Science

Doctor Activities & Fun Ideas for Kids | Child Fun

Giant Game of Operation | Instructables Living

Explore these doctor dramatic play ideas:

FREE Doctor Play Set Printables | The Happening Housewife

Exploring Occupations Through Play (FREE Printable Patient Checklist) | Melissa & Doug

FREE Doctor Pretend Play Kids Printables | KidsActivitiesblog

Doctor Pretend Play Kit | Professor Poppins

FREE Doctor Role Play Pretend Prescription Printable | Racheous

Let’s Play Doctor Felt Pretend Play for Kids | Toddler Approved

Doctor’s Office Dramatic Play for Kids | PreKinders

Play Time: Doctor Themed Dramatic Play | Storybook Hideout

Doctor Dramatic Printables – Work from Home Activities for Kids | Confetti Crate

Pretend Play Doctor Printables That’ll Ignite Their Imagination | Simple Everyday Mom

Doctor Charts for Imaginary Play | At Home with Ali

Books about doctors for your kids:

Doctor Books For Preschoolers | Pre-K Pages

Books About Doctors & Nurses | The Measured Mom

Videos all about doctors for your lessons:

Going To The Doctors (Original Songs) | By LBB Junior, Moonbug Kids

Take a Field Trip to the Doctor’s Office | South Florida PBS

I Want to be a Doctor – Dream Jobs | Radical Jr.

Remember to thank your doctors for all they do. They take your situation and investigate a treatment or determine what the root cause is. 

Doctors take time, listen, and use their years of medical school to help us heal, help us get better, and help us stay healthy.

As you explore lessons on doctors as crucial community helpers, don’t forget to teach your kids about our ultimate Great Physician.

Jehovah Rapha, God is our Great Physician.

Psalm 147:3 (ESV) – He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.

Don’t miss out on our other resources for studying more community helpers with your students:

Free Community Helpers Printables

FREE Community Helpers Printables text with image collage of a police officer, mailman, and doctor

Printables About Community Helpers

Free Community Helpers Handwriting Practice

Free Ways to Learn About Doctors text with image of doctors standing and smiling together

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