by Tim Slavin 2014

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 "Grace Hopper" by Tim Slavin.

In the informational text "Grace Hopper," Tim Slavin discusses the life and accomplishments of one of the first female programmers, Grace Hopper.

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

"How do we define the roles of men and women?" and "Why do people succeed?"

Ways to support your child: