We have found some friends on Twitter. Karen Lirenman is a Grade 1 teacher in Vancouver and we have started communicating with her. She sent out a tweet asking what jobs people had in their communities, so we decided to write and respond. Here are the results:
Jobs our Parents do in Port Hardy
M. S.’s dad works at a fish plant and his mom runs a daycare.
R.W.’s dad is the boss at Cold Fish and his mom works at the School Board Office.
C.M.’s dad is a logger and his mom works at a restaurant.
A.R.’s dad is a mechanic and her mom is a homemaker.
N.G.’ dad is a logger and his mom is a college student.
E.E.’s dad is a teacher and her mom is a teacher, too.
E. L.’s dad is a fisherman and her mom is a teacher.
M.M’s dad is a logger and his mom works at a daycare.
C.I.’s dad works at the Recycling Centre and her mom works at the grocery store.
M.J.’s dad works for the water treatment company and his mom is a house cleaner.
S.N.’s dad is a welder and his mom is a homemaker.
K.W.’s dad works in forestry and her mom is a homemaker.
A.H.’s dad is a logger and her mom works for BC Ferries.
A.F.’s dad is a logger and her mom works at BC Ferries and a coffee shop.
A.R’s dad is a fisherman and his mom is a biologist.
E.H.’s dad works at a pulp mill and her mom works at a bank.
R.S.’s dad is a logger and his mom is the manager of a store.
J’s dad is police officer and her mom is a student.
Z.M.’s dad and mom own a business.
We also put the jobs into categories and tallied them up. Here are the results:
store clerk – 4
transportation – 2
daycare – 2
educators – 4
police officers – 1
fishermen – 2
fish plant workers – 2
mill workers- 1
welder – 1
bank tellers- 1
water and waste treatment – 2
servers – 2
cleaning person – 1
mechanic – 1
student – 2
OUR PARENT’S WORK HARD!!!