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This week in class, we’re reading "Extracts from Adam's Diary" by Mark Twain.
In this comical take on the biblical creation story, American author and humorist Mark Twain (1835-1910) writes from the perspective of Adam as he struggles to comprehend the new, perplexing world around him.
"How do we define the roles of men and women?" and "What can we learn from comedy?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this short story at home:
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: