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 "Jack and the Beanstalk" by Joseph Jacobs.
In this well-known fairy tale, a young boy secures a fortune through bold fearlessness and risk-taking.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Power & Greed as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :
"Does money buy happiness?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this folktale at home:
- What was "Jack and the Beanstalk" About
- What did you learn about?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: