DIVerse Families
 
I am Flippish!

Title

I am Flippish!

Authors

Leslie V. Ryan

Illustrator

Adolph Soliz

Publisher

CreateSpace Publishing

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9781460930328

Pages

38 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Sean's mom usually helps out at school, but not today. Today it's dad's turn! But when his classmates start asking some awkward questions, Sean wonders why he's so different. Together, and with the help of their teacher, the students learn a few things about diversity and Sean teaches his friends just how wonderful it is to be different.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Biracial; Interracial; Bicultural; biracial child; mixed race; interracial family; interracial marriage; bicultural child; heritage

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

Filipino / Irish

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

school assignment; elementary school; identity; acceptance; ancestors

Diversity Impact

direct

I am Flippish!

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