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by Walt Whitman


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 "World Below the Brine" by Walt Whitman.

In Walt Whitman’s poem “World Below the Brine,” the speaker explores the world under the sea.

As we read, we will be discussing the theme of Man vs. Nature as it relates to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"Who's in control: man or nature?" and "How do we view nature?"

Ways to support your child: