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 "Aral Sea Demise Harms People Of Mujnak" by All Things Considered, NPR.
In the informational text, “Aral Sea Demise Harms People of Mujnak,” NPR discusses how the Aral Sea dried up and the impact that it has had on the nearby town of Mujnak.
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 news article at home:
- What was "Aral Sea Demise Harms People Of Mujnak" About
- What did you learn about?
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: