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by Jessica McBirney


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 "Close Calls in U.S. Election History" by Jessica McBirney.

This informational text describes some close and controversial elections in U.S. history.

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

"What is fair?" and "What makes America unique?"

Ways to support your child: