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Teaching Why do kids call their parents "Mom" and "Dad"?

Why do kids call their parents "Mom" and "Dad"?

Bethany Van Vleet, Senior Lecturer in Family and Human Development, Arizona State University and Denise Bodman, Principal Lecturer in Social and Family Dynamics, Arizona State University
The Conversation

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Why do most kids around the world call their parents by similar names?
STANDARDS:
RI.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RI.3 - People & Events

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2,3
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