by Catherine Doty 2004

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 "Momentum" by Catherine Doty.

In "Momentum," a young person decides to take a risk in order to impress their friends.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Friendship & Family and Identity as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"What is a friend?" and "What makes you who you are?"

Ways to support your child: