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 "Developing Civilization in Ancient Egypt" by

This article explains how ancient Egyptians developed a complex civilization that would last for thousands of years.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Man vs. Nature, Social Change & Revolution, 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?", "How do people create change?", and "What are the costs and benefits of technology?"

Ways to support your child: