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 "Gymnasium" by Mark Cartwright.
In the informational text “Gymnasium,” Mark Cartwright discusses the purpose of gymnasia in ancient Greek life.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Community as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :
"How are communities formed?" and "What is the importance of community?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this informational text at home:
- What was "Gymnasium" About
- What did you learn about?
- Watch The ancient origins of the Olympics — Armand D’Angour at home with your child.