Suburban Mosaic

Kids of Kabul

by Deborah Ellis

Middle School Title

Kids of Kabul by Deborah Ellis
Discussion Questions

  1. How are the lives of the young people in Kabul similar to yours?  How are they different?
  2. Which young person’s story stood out the most to you and why?
  3. What do you think the author’s goal was in recording these stories? Why did she put this book together?
  4. How has your thoughts and perspective changed about the young people in Kabul after reading this book?
  5. Once these young people shared these stories, do you think their lives changed since sharing the stories?
  6. How would you feel if you lived like these young people– especially, not having access to education, or not evening knowing if your school will be there the next day?