Parent Guide > The Golden Lotus: A History of Foot Binding
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 Golden Lotus: A History of Foot Binding" by Jessica McBirney.
This informational text introduces the practice of foot binding in China, its history, and the resistance to it.
"How do we define the roles of men and women?" and "How do people create change?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this informational text at home:
- What was "The Golden Lotus: A History of Foot Binding" about?
- What did you learn about Gender Roles?
- What did you learn about Social Change & Revolution?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: