eBook Transgender Life, 1st Edition

  • Don Nardo
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  • ISBN-10: 1410380998
  • ISBN-13: 9781410380999
  • DDC: 306.76
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 180 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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Featuring video! New Enhanced eBooks on GVRL provide teachers with curated video content and curriculum-aligned classroom tools, making lesson planning easy with engaging classroom-ready content.

The concept of a transgender identity may be unfamiliar to some. Transgender Life provides students with an understanding of the transgender experience, starting with evidence and treatment of transgender people throughout history, challenges related to coming out as transgender, dealing with gender dysphoria, questions related to transitioning, and a discussion of rights and legal issues, with a variety of perspectives represented.
The concept of a transgender identity may be unfamiliar to some. Transgender Life provides students with an understanding of the transgender experience, starting with evidence and treatment of transgender people throughout history, challenges related to coming out as transgender, dealing with gender dysphoria, questions related to transitioning, and a discussion of rights and legal issues, with a variety of perspectives represented.

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  • Primary Source sidebars with prompts to help students understand, analyze, and evaluate the source.
  • Callouts that encourage students to analyze, synthesize, engage, evaluate, and recall the information in the text.
  • Sidebars draw attention to important people, organizations, historical moments, and comparing positions or arguments related to the topic.
  • An appendix with assorted printable/downloadable worksheets, tip sheets, student performance checklists, and evaluation guidelines that teachers can use in the classroom or students can use independently.
  • Chronology, recommended sources for further research, and subject index.

What's New

  • Video content, carefully selected and/or created to support and enhance the text, is integrated into the text of the eBook.
  • Includes teacher and classroom resources such as an instructional guide, concrete curriculum connections, and activities.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410380939 | ISBN-13: 9781410380937

Table of Contents

Instructor’s Guide.
Introduction.
Timeline.
Chapter 1: Transgender People Have Always Existed.
Chapter 2: What Causes Someone to Become Transgender?
Chapter 3: The Challenge of Coming Out as Transgender .
Chapter 4: Learning to Deal with Gender Dysphoria.
Chapter 5: Deciding Whether or Not to Transition.
Chapter 6: The Gender Spectrum.
Chapter 7: Legal Issues That Transgender People Face.
Organizations to Contact.
Sources for More Information.
Educator Resources.
Index.

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