by Agnieszka Biskup

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 "Explainer: Global warming and the greenhouse effect" by Agnieszka Biskup.

In the informational text “Explainer: Global warming and the greenhouse effect,” Agnieszka Biskup explains the greenhouse effect and why the Earth is warming.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of Man vs. Nature 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?" and "What are the costs and benefits of technology?"

Ways to support your child: