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by Amy Hansen

2015

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 "Farming in Space" by Amy Hansen.

In the informational text “Farming in Space,” Amy Hansen discusses how scientists are growing plants in space and what it means for the future of space travel.

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Technology, Progress & Industry as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"What are the costs and benefits of technology?" and "What should the future look like?"

Ways to support your child: