by Gwendolyn Brooks 1953

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 "Home" by Gwendolyn Brooks.

In Gwendolyn Brooks' short story "Home," a family may be forced to leave their home.

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Friendship & Family as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :

"What makes a family?"

Ways to support your child: