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by Teresa Bateman

2015

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 "Maureen's Harp" by Teresa Bateman.

In Teresa Bateman’s story “Maureen’s Harp,” a young girl is invited to play her harp for the king of leprechauns.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Friendship & Family and Power & Greed as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"Does money buy happiness?" and "What makes a family?"

Ways to support your child: