Many people want to protect the environment through any means necessary. They worry about global warming, pollution, and habitat loss. But other people don't think that it's their job to fix the environment, and some believe that global warming is just part of a natural cycle. This topic is popular in the news today, and now kids will be able to examine both sides of the issue to make an informed opinion of their own. Facts are presented through main text, fact boxes, and a graphic organizer to keep readers interested and informed. Readers will be able to develop critical thinking skills for a real-world situation through this timely topic.