by Marcia Amidon Lusted 2022

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 "Can Animals Predict Disasters?" by Marcia Amidon Lusted.

In "Can Animals Predict Disasters?," Marcia Amidon Lusted discusses how scientists are trying to determine if animals give us warnings about extreme weather.

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

"How do we understand the world around us?" and "Who's in control: humanity or nature?"

Ways to support your child: