by Brakkton Booker

2015

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 "First Female Army Rangers Say They Thought of ‘Future Generations of Women’" by Brakkton Booker.

This NPR article showcases the achievements of the first two women to graduate from the United States Army Ranger School.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of America, Men & Women, and Resilience & Success as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"How has America changed over time?", "How do we define the roles of men and women?", and "How does a person overcome adversity?"

Ways to support your child: