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 "5 Surprising Facts about the Refugee Crisis" by Jason Beaubien.
In the informational text “5 Surprising Facts about the Refugee Crisis,” Jason Beaubien discusses refugee crises around the world and how countries are responding to them.
As we read, we will be discussing the theme of War & Peace as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :
"How are we changed by war?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this news article at home:
- What was "5 Surprising Facts about the Refugee Crisis" About
- What did you learn about?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: