Parent Guide > Puerto Rican Obituary
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This week in class, we’re reading "Puerto Rican Obituary" by Pedro Pietri.
In Pedro Pietri's epic poem "Puerto Rican Obituary," Pietri describes the experiences of five Puerto Ricans in America.
"What is fair?" and "What are the effects of prejudice?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this poem at home:
- What was "Puerto Rican Obituary" about?
- What did you learn about Justice, Freedom & Equality?
- What did you learn about Prejudice & Discrimination?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: