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by Maude Barrows Dutton

1908

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 Tyrant Who Became a Just Ruler " by Maude Barrows Dutton .

In Maude Barrows Dutton’s retelling of the folktale “The Tyrant Who Became a Just Ruler,” a cruel leader decides to rule over his people fairly.

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Power & Greed as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :

"How does power corrupt?"

Ways to support your child: