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by USHistory.org

2016

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 "Egypt’s Pyramids" by USHistory.org.

In “Egypt’s Pyramids,” this informational text explores the motives behind the construction of the ancient Egyptian pyramids, both for religious reasons and for glorification of their pharaohs.

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

"Does money buy happiness?" and "How do people face death?"

Ways to support your child: