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 "Washington's Farewell Address" by President George Washington.
This a letter written by Washington (with the assistance of Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton) to the American people, announced his intent to decline a third term in office. It was never delivered orally, but printed in the papers.
"How has America changed over time?", "How does power corrupt?", and "How can we achieve peace?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this historical document at home:
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: