The Great Big Book of Families by Mary Hoffman showcases diverse families and their lives together. It's a great resource for reflecting the diversity of your students' families and highlighting diversity for all students. LGBTQ-inclusive, multi-racial families, economic diversity. [K – 2]
Lesson Plans to Embrace Family Diversity
Easy to use lesson plans. Ensure all children feel welcome by seeing families that reflect their lives. Introduce diversity through the simple lens of diverse families.
All HRC Welcoming Schools lessons are aligned with the Common Core Standards.
Use this cute story of two male penguins and their baby to discuss family diversity and story structure. [1 – 2]
Find ideas for great books that can get your students discussing the many ways families are alike and different. [4 - 6]