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by E2BN.org

2006

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 "Theseus and the Minotaur" by E2BN.org.

In this myth from Ancient Greece, a brave Athenian prince sets out to Crete to take a stand against the monster who has been terrorizing his people for years.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Honor & Courage and Power & Greed as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"How does power corrupt?" and "What makes a hero?"

Ways to support your child: