Most people work at a job to earn . Earn means to get paid money for work you do. Some people work in an . Some people work in a store. Some people do their jobs at . Others travel to do their work. Some people work outdoors.
There are special jobs that help in a community. Police officers, teachers, and firefighters help the whole community. Everyone in the community shares in for these jobs.
A is money that people pay to a community. The community collects all of the tax money and the workers for the work they do.
A person who works but is not paid is called a . Volunteers do many important jobs. Some volunteers work in schools or hospitals. Other colunteers bring food to people who cannot leave their homes. Volunteers also when people are in trouble because of floods or earthquakes. Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and other volunteers build houses for people in other countries.
Today, many people choose to work from home. More people than ever have . They can do office work without ever leaving home. Sometimes, one parent works at home by taking care of the house and family. Often the other parent works outside the home to money.
Doctors and lawyers can work from home, too. They set up offices in their homes. Some carpenters, artists, and other people with special skills, also work at home.