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by Yesenia Montilla


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 "Maps" by Yesenia Montilla.

In Yesenia Montilla's poem "Maps," a speaker describes maps and how borders divide the world.

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

"How does a person overcome adversity?", "What can we learn from tragedy?", and "What makes you who you are?"

Ways to support your child: