Students explore and understand the meaning of family relationships. Great books from prompting value-oriented discussions on caring, sharing, and loving.
About the Author
Sarah Schuette has written nearly 80 nonfiction children's books with themes relating to character values, cooking, family relationships, and the popular Spot It seek and find titles. Sarah began her career as an editor and eventually moved into photo shoot styling. She loves finding props, cooking, and styling the food that appears in the photographs in her books.
Table of Contents
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Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Sarah Schuette's Adoptive Families provides very basic information on the meaning of adoption and the relationships within adoptive families. This book stresses that adopted children are full members of their adoptive families legally as well as emotionally and in the way in which they interact with their adoptive parents and siblings. Illustrative photos show adoptive children and their families in a variety of situations in which more traditional families are also involved. They also show a variety of racial adoptive combinations. The book includes a glossary, index, and list of helpful books and websites. This book would provide a good resource for children in families involved in adoption as well as a resource for lessons on family. It is a safe choice for public and school media libraries needing first grade reading level resources on this topic.