DIVerse Families
 
Friends in the Park

Title

Friends in the Park

Illustrator

Carl Sahlhoff

Publisher

Checkerboard Press

Publication Year

1993

ISBN

9781562883478

Pages

33 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Full-color photographic essay of a group of disabled preschoolers playing in the park. Depicts children with Down's syndrome, cerebral palsy, and other less physically obvious disorders.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

Disability and Health; Physical disability; Development disability; wheelchair user; mobility; Down syndrome; cerebral palsy

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Keywords

playing; park; preschoolers; blowing bubbles; tea party; friendship

Diversity Impact

direct

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