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by Barbara Radner

2005

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 "Traveling West" by Barbara Radner.

“Traveling West” describes the nature of American pioneers’ expeditions westward during the 19th century.

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

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

Ways to support your child: