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by Maude Barrows Dutton


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: