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by H.G. Wells


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 "The Treasure in the Forest" by H.G. Wells.

Herbert George Wells (1866-1946) was a British author and father of the science fiction genre, best known for his novel The Time Machine. In this ominous adventure story, two men search for Spanish treasure, letting greed get the better of their awareness.

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Power & Greed as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer this big question :

"Does money buy happiness?"

Ways to support your child: