Objective: To consider different ideas about what a family is.
Keyterms: blended, extended, nuclear, family tree, roles, responsibilities,
Task 1: Draw your family
Task 2: Show the video - How does this family compare to your own?
What common themes are there in families around the room?
Task 3: Using your pictures, create a family tree
How are families changing?
Extension - What roles and responsibilities exist within families?
Watch the following videos and articles. For each resource write 3 questions that you think of whilst looking.
Video 1 - The American Family
Video 2 - Gay Parents
Video 3 - Marriage Market
Video 4 - The Chinese family