Parent Guide > The Bombing of Hiroshima
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 "The Bombing of Hiroshima" by Jessica McBirney.
In the informational text "The Bombing of Hiroshima," Jessica McBirney describes the United States' use of nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki during World War II.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of War & Peace as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :
"How are we changed by war?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this informational text at home:
- What was "The Bombing of Hiroshima" about?
- What did you learn about War & Peace?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: