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by Jeff Gammage, from

March 13, 2016

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 "'Those Kids Never Got to Go Home'" by Jeff Gammage, from

In “Those Kids Never Got to Go Home,” the article discusses recent pleas from the Rosebud Sioux nation to reclaim the remains of former students of the Carlisle Indian Industrial School.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of America, Death, and Social Change & Revolution as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"How has America changed over time?", "How do people create change?", and "How do people face death?"

Ways to support your child: