Family 2

Social Studies J.S.S 2 First Term

Sub-theme: Fundamental of Social Studies family as the Basic Unit of Society

Week 2


Performance objectives:

Students should be able to:

  1. Explain the meaning of family
  2. List the types of family


The meaning of family

Family is a group of people closely related by blood, marriage ties and adoption.

The family is the smallest social unit, which consists of parents and their children.

Types of family

The nuclear family

This is a family unit that includes two married parents of opposite genders and their biological or adopted children living in the same home.

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