Parent Guide > Genetically Modified Salmon: Food or 'Frankenfish'?
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This week in class, we’re reading "Genetically Modified Salmon: Food or 'Frankenfish'?" by Monique Conrod.
This article reports on a new yet controversial technology that makes it possible for companies to raise genetically modified salmon that grow very fast.
"Who's in control: humanity or nature?" and "What are the costs and benefits of technology?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this news article at home:
- What was "Genetically Modified Salmon: Food or 'Frankenfish'?" about?
- What did you learn about Human vs. Nature?
- What did you learn about Technology, Progress & Industry?
- Watch Bill Nye the Science Guy Explains Genetically Modified Foods at home with your child.