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by Shelby Ostergaard


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 Test" by Shelby Ostergaard.

In "The Test," a young boy learns an important lesson about fairness after taking a test.

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

"What is the goal of education?" and "What is fair?"

Ways to support your child: