Parent Guide > Excerpt from The Harvest Gypsies
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 "Excerpt from The Harvest Gypsies" by John Steinbeck.
In this excerpt from John Steinbeck's article The Harvest Gypsies, Steinbeck discusses the experiences of migrant workers in America, specifically California.
"How has America changed over time?" and "What is fair?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this essay at home:
- What was "Excerpt from The Harvest Gypsies" about?
- What did you learn about America?
- What did you learn about Justice, Freedom & Equality?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: