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by Ken Croswell, Ph.D


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 "A New Spin on a Space Horse" by Ken Croswell, Ph.D.

In the informational text “A New Spin on a Space Horse,” Ken Croswell discusses a spinning nebula known as the Horsehead Nebula.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Education & Knowledge, Man vs. Nature, and Technology, Progress & Industry as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"Who's in control: man or nature?", "What are the costs and benefits of technology?", and "How do we understand the world around us?"

Ways to support your child: