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by Margee Kerr


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 "Why is it fun to be frightened?" by Margee Kerr .

In the informational text “Why is it fun to be frightened?” Margee Kerr discusses why people enjoy being scared and what she learned from studying a group of people who went through a haunted house. 

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

"How does fear drive action?"

Ways to support your child: