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 "Wealthy Teen Nearly Experiences Consequences" by The Onion Staff.
In this humorous article from the satirical news site The Onion, a wealthy teenager uses his wealth and connections to escape charges for causing a terrible drunk driving accident.
"What can we learn from comedy?" and "How does power corrupt?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this piece of satire at home:
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: