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by Alberto Ríos


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 Border: A Double Sonnet" by Alberto Ríos .

In Alberto Ríos’ poem “The Border: A Double Sonnet,” a speaker describes a border.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Justice, Freedom & Equality and Resilience & Success as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"What is fair?" and "How does a person overcome adversity?"

Ways to support your child: