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by George Marion McClellan

1916

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 "A September Night" by George Marion McClellan.

In George Marion McClellan’s poem “A September Night,” a speaker describes the natural elements of a dreamy September night in the Mississippi bayou.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Beauty & Happiness and Man vs. Nature as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"How do we view nature?" and "How do we define beauty?"

Ways to support your child: