by Shelby Ostergaard

2017

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 Television Be Considered Literature and Taught in English Classes? " by Shelby Ostergaard.

In “Can Television Be Considered Literature and Taught in English Classes?” Ostergaard explores the potential benefits and disadvantages of studying television in classrooms.

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

"What are the costs and benefits of technology?", "What is the goal of education?", and "What should the future look like?"

Ways to support your child: