Social Studies Research and Practice
Volume 5, Number 3, Winter 2010
Notable Trade Book Lesson Plan ~ What a Family!
Lynn Allyson Kelley
Adele F. Moriarty
University of West Alabama
What a Family! Every family has its own structure and unique characteristics. The family in this book has diversity and many of the nontraditional family groupings prevalent in society today. Created for kindergartners, this lesson celebrates individual likenesses and differences of families and students. It encourages both student and parent participation.