by Christine Louise Hohlbaum 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 "What a Pro Knows: Playing to Win" by Christine Louise Hohlbaum.

In the informational text "What a Pro Knows: Playing to Win," Christine Louise Hohlbaum discusses the challenges and successes of the women national basketball player, Tamika Catchings.

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

"How does a person overcome adversity?" and "Why do people succeed?"

Ways to support your child: