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by Emily Dickinson

1830-1886

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 "Fame is a Bee" by Emily Dickinson.

In Emily Dickinson’s poem “Fame is a Bee,” a speaker describes fame as a bee.

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

"What is good and how do we know?" and "How can we achieve happiness?"

Ways to support your child: