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by Willa Cather

1915

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 Song of the Lark" by Willa Cather.

In Willa Cather’s Song of the Lark, a young girl has a close relationship with her aunt and helps her prepare for her roles in plays.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Friendship & Family and Identity as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"What makes a family?" and "What makes you who you are?"

Ways to support your child: