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by Ellis Parker Butler

1905

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 "Pigs is Pigs" by Ellis Parker Butler.

In “Pigs is Pigs,” a delivery dispute over fees and the definition of “guinea pigs” goes out of control to a hilarious degree.

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Comedy & Tragedy as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :

"What can we learn from comedy?"

Ways to support your child: