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by Marcel Proust

1913

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 Swann's Way" by Marcel Proust.

In Marcel Proust’s “Excerpt from Swann’s Way,” a narrator’s past and present blur together as he is on the verge of sleep.

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

"What makes you who you are?" and "How do we understand the world around us?"

Ways to support your child: