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by Bradford H. Robie


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 "Into the Rapids" by Bradford H. Robie.

In Bradford H. Robie's "Into the Rapids," a boy falls into the river during a rafting trip.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Fate & Free Will, Honor & Courage, and Human vs. Nature as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"Who's in control: humanity or nature?", "What does it mean to be brave?", and "Can we control our fate?"

Ways to support your child: