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by William Shakespeare

1608

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 "Sonnet 18" by William Shakespeare.

"Sonnet 18" is one of Shakespeare’s best-known love sonnets, also known as "Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?"

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Beauty & Happiness and Love as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"How are we changed by love?" and "How do we define beauty?"

Ways to support your child: