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 "Learning How To Code-Switch: Humbling, But Necessary" by Eric Deggans.
In “Learning How To Code-Switch: Humbling, But Necessary,” Eric Deggans discusses how cultural identity shapes the communication style a person uses.
"What are the effects of prejudice?", "Why do people follow the crowd?", and "Can you change your identity?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this informational text at home:
- What was "Learning How To Code-Switch: Humbling, But Necessary" About
- What did you learn about? About Prejudice & Discrimination? About Social Pressure?
- Watch 3 ways to speak English | Jamila Lyiscott at home with your child.