Family School WorkSOCIAL STRUCTURES INYOUR IDEAL SOCIETY
TALK TO YOUR GROUP What is our Mission Statement? What are our key Values?
THINK ABOUT FAMILIES IN YOUR SOCIETY Do families live together? Are there population controls? Are there marriage laws? How are children and the elderly cared for? How many people live in a home? Who does the cooking, cleaning, shopping, money-making etc.
YOU MUST CREATE: A graphic organizer about the division of labor in a typical household
WANT TO GO FURTHER?Options: Draw a picture of a house withall the rooms Write a narrative about a day in the life of one familyIt could start something like this: As Danielle woke up, she yawned and gave a big stretch. She could hear the morning scuffling and whispering of her nineteen sisters in their own sleeping pods…
THINKING ABOUT JOBS IN YOUR SOCIETY What kind of jobs will people have in your society? Will jobs be assigned or will citizens have a choice? Will everyone be paid equal amounts, or will different jobs earn different amounts of money? Is there a fair and functional division of labor? Do certain people in the society have more power or more of a voice—if so, based on what factors?
YOU NEED TO CREATE: One expository paragraph explaining the division of labor (types of jobs and who does them) in your societyYou may want to start out like this: In our society, jobs will be assigned by the government. We think this is best because…
WANT TO GO FURTHER?Options: Create a list of jobs and their salaries
REVIEW: THINGS YOU MUST DO: 1. Graphic organizer about family division of labo 2. Expository paragraph about jobs 3. Be creative and have fun!