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 "Making a Fist" by Naomi Shihab Nye.
In this contemporary poem, a child has a realization about her own mortality.
"What does it mean to be grown up?" and "How do people face death?"
Ways to support your child: