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by Linda Pastan

1977

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 "Egg" by Linda Pastan.

Linda Pastan’s “Egg” requires students to examine how a simple egg can symbolize more complex ideas in our world.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Man vs. Nature and Social Change & Revolution as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"Who's in control: man or nature?" and "How do people create change?"

Ways to support your child: