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 "Jesse Owens " by Shelby Ostergaard.
In the informational text “Jesse Owens,” Shelby Ostergaard discusses Jesse Owens’ win at the Summer Olympics in 1936, in front of Adolf Hitler.
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Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this biography at home:
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: