by NASA

2011

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 "What Is the International Space Station?" by NASA.

The informational text “What Is the International Space Station?” discusses the large spacecraft that allows humans to live in space and conduct research.

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

"What are the costs and benefits of technology?"

Ways to support your child: