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.

The Great Big Book of Families: Discussion Guide

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] 

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What Is A Family?

This introductory lesson uses children’s own experiences and questions. You can use the lesson with any number of books featuring diverse families. [K – 3] 

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