Parent Guide > The Sign of the Cat
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This week in class, we’re reading "The Sign of the Cat" by Sandra Havriluk.
In Sandra Havriluk's short story "The Sign of the Cat," a boy's grandmother opens their home to people who were left jobless by the Great Depression.
"What does it mean to be grown up?" and "What is good and how do we know?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this short story at home:
- What was "The Sign of the Cat" about?
- What did you learn about Growing Up?
- What did you learn about Morality?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: