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 "Depression, The Secret We Share" by Andrew Solomon.
In the speech “Depression, The Secret We Share,” Andrew Solomon describes his experiences with depression and why some people are more resilient with the illness than others.
"How does a person overcome adversity?", "What can we learn from tragedy?", and "What does it mean to feel alone?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this speech at home:
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: