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 Chicken That Crossed the Road" by Gary Soto.
A young boy learns a lesson about courage after finding a chicken.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Honor & Courage as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :
"What does it mean to be brave?" and "What makes a hero?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this short story at home:
- What was "The Chicken That Crossed the Road" About
- What did you learn about?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: