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 Walden: “The Ponds”" by Henry David Thoreau.
In “Excerpt from Walden: ‘The Ponds,’” Henry David Thoreau describes a scene in nature at Walden Pond.
"Who's in control: man or nature?", "How do we understand the world around us?", "How do we define beauty?", and "How do we view nature?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this essay at home:
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: