According to the article cms had plans to use he book in all first grade classes so yeah I think it was going to be required reading. Or at least it sounds like there were lesson plans being developed to actively incorporate it.
i have no problem with students having free access to books covering a wide range of subjects including LGBT issues. I have a problem with it being thrust upon them that young. To me high school would be a more appropriate age. There the students are more able to understand the issue and form their own opinions.
I can always tell when the lefties are losing an argument because the of the pure venom they resort to posting in an attempt to shame/bully the other side into silence.
enjoy your weekend CWG, have a beer and relax. I heard it's supposed to be nice weather.