Changing Families: Foster Families, 1st Edition

  • Carla Mooney
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  • ISBN-10: 168282358X
  • ISBN-13: 9781682823583
  • DDC: 306.874
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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On any single day, there are nearly 428,000 children in foster care in the United States. Foster parents open their homes to these children and take care of them. Together, they become a foster family. This book presents a real-world look at how American families are changing and helps teen readers gain an understanding of what it is like to be part of a foster family.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.
1: How American Families Are Changing.
2: How I See Myself and My Family.
3: How Others See Me and My Family.
4: Other People Who Have Families Like Mine.
5: When Foster Care and Family Ties End.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.