Parent Guide > Duke Ellington
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 "Duke Ellington" by Jessica McBirney.
Jessica McBirney's informational text "Duke Ellington" discusses the life and accomplishments of the popular musician.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Resilience & Success as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :
"Why do people succeed?"
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