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by Jey Manokaran

2017

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 "Jasmine Girl" by Jey Manokaran.

In Jey Manokaran's short story "Jasmine Girl," a girl gives the money she was saving to buy a doll to a friend in need. 

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Friendship & Family 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 "What is a friend?"

Ways to support your child: