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 "There's a certain Slant of light" by Emily Dickinson.
In Emily Dickinson’s poem “There’s a certain Slant of light,” a speaker describes the effects of a slant of light on a winter day.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Man vs. Nature as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :
"Who's in control: man or nature?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this poem at home:
- What was "There's a certain Slant of light" About
- What did you learn about?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: