by Kay Mouradian

2013

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 "Excerpt from My Mother’s Voice: The Proclamation" by Kay Mouradian.

In Kay Mouradian’s “Excerpt from My Mothers’ Voice: The Proclamation,” an Armenian family is notified that they must leave their home in Turkey.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Prejudice & Discrimination and War & Peace as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"What are the effects of prejudice?" and "How are we changed by war?"

Ways to support your child: