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by J. Patrick Lewis

2013

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 Journalist" by J. Patrick Lewis.

In “The Journalist,” a Chinese American journalist discusses how she uses her platform to address injustices in America.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Prejudice & Discrimination and Social Change & Revolution as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"What are the effects of prejudice?" and "How do people create change?"

Ways to support your child: