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 Youngest of the Little Rock Nine Speaks Out About Holding onto History" by Allison Keyes .
In the informational text “The Youngest of the Little Rock Nine Speaks Out About Holding onto History,” Carlotta Walls LaNier discusses her experiences attending the formerly all-white Little Rock Central High School.
"What are the effects of prejudice?", "How does a person overcome adversity?", and "What makes a hero?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this informational text at home:
- What was "The Youngest of the Little Rock Nine Speaks Out About Holding onto History" About
- What did you learn about? About Prejudice & Discrimination? About Resilience & Success?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: