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 "With Liberty and Justice for All?" by Dianne Swann-Wright.
In Dianne Swann-Wright’s “With Liberty and Justice for All?” Hannah, a fictious slave of Thomas Jefferson, describes her life as a slave.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Power & Greed as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :
"How does power corrupt?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this piece of historical fiction at home:
- What was "With Liberty and Justice for All?" About
- What did you learn about?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: