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 "Her Code Got Humans On The Moon — And Invented Software Itself" by Robert McMillan.
In the informational text “Her Code Got Humans On The Moon — And Invented Software Itself,” Robert McMillan discusses the software engineer Margaret Hamilton who worked on the Apollo space program.
"How do we define the roles of men and women?", "What are the costs and benefits of technology?", and "How do we understand the world around us?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this informational text at home:
- What was "Her Code Got Humans On The Moon — And Invented Software Itself" About
- What did you learn about? About Men & Women? About Technology, Progress & Industry?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: