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by Mary Kellogg Sullivan

1902

Welcome to the parent guide for this text! Read below to find out about what your child is reading in class and how you can support him/her at home.

This week in class, we’re reading "A Woman Who Went to Alaska" by Mary Kellogg Sullivan.

In this excerpt from A Woman Who Went to Alaska, Mary Kellogg Sullivan discusses the experiences of miners in search of gold during the Klondike Gold Rush.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of America, Morality, and Power & Greed as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"How has America changed over time?", "Why do people do bad things?", and "How does power corrupt?"

Ways to support your child: