by Christine Fournier 2010

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 "Different Ways" by Christine Fournier.

In the informational text "Different Ways," Christine Fournier discusses the methods of two farmers, Tom and Anne.

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

"Who's in control: humanity or nature?" and "What are the costs and benefits of technology?"

Ways to support your child: