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 "Excerpt from Five Weeks in a Balloon" by Jules Verne.
In this excerpt from Jules Verne’s novel Five Weeks in a Balloon, three passengers discuss the benefits of traveling by balloon.
"Who's in control: man or nature?", "What does it mean to be brave?", and "How do we view nature?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this piece of fiction at home:
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: