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by Neil Philip


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 "The Keys of Destiny " by Neil Philip.

“The Keys of Destiny” is the 1001 story from the classic collection One Thousand and One Nights. In this story, a woman tells a king a story about how a man came to be imprisoned due to the greed of others.

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

"Does money buy happiness?" and "Can we control our fate?"

Ways to support your child: