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 Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: Excerpts from Chapters 1 & 7" by Frederick Douglass.
In this excerpt, national African-American hero and champion for the Freedmen of America tells audiences how he learned to read.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Education & Knowledge as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :
"What is the goal of education?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this autobiography at home:
- What was "The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: Excerpts from Chapters 1 & 7" About
- What did you learn about?
- Watch Frederick Douglass - Mini Bio at home with your child.