These sites cover family matters about adoption, divorce, new babies, communication, and death. Many suggestions for healthy family activities are included. Information about family structures is provided as well as eThemes Resources on Families, Family Life, Grandparents, and Aging.
Click on the "My Home and Family" link for information relevant to the family health theme. Many informational articles are provided in English and Spanish. Students may listen to the article read to them. Articles for parents and educators are also given.
This site provides an abundance of information about family related issues from adoption to birth order. Videos, games, blogs, and short answers to FAQs about family issues. A parent and teacher site is given and all information is available in Spanish.
These websites are about families. Children can learn about the different types of families that there are in the world. There are many student activities such as make a family tree, paint a family portrait, or make a poster about how they celebrate special occasions in their families. There is also eThemes resources about grandparents.
These websites are about grandparents and their special relationships with their grandchildren. Includes lesson plans, printable activities, and booklists. There are also resources on dealing with the death of a grandparent. There are links to eTheme resources on Grandparents Day, Aging, and Interviewing Senior Citizens and Grandparents.
These sites include information on aging and the effects on the human body. Discover why our bodies age. Learn how aging affects appearance, exercise, and eating habits. Includes interactive quizzes, an animation, and face changing images.
These sites focus on family and family life. Students learn about family histories and traditions, family ties, changes in families, and family life. Includes classroom activities and lesson plans. There are also links to eThemes Resources on family and genealogy.