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 "Who Gets to Be President?" by USHistory.org .
“Who Gets to Be President” discusses the United States’ presidential election process, as well as what occurs in the event that the president can no longer perform his or her job.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of America as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :
"What makes America unique?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this informational text at home:
- What was "Who Gets to Be President?" About
- What did you learn about?
- Watch Election Basics: Crash Course Government and Politics #36 at home with your child.