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by Dick Donley

2015

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 "Tornado Coming!" by Dick Donley .

In Dick Donley’s short story “Tornado Coming!” a boy decides to help an elderly neighbor when there’s a tornado warning.

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Honor & Courage as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"What does it mean to be brave?" and "What makes a hero?"

Ways to support your child: