The writer would like to add the following sentence to the passage, Many children today, argues author Richard Louv, suffer from what he calls “Nature Deficit Disorder’a social condition in which people are increasingly spending their time indoors.
Which of the following changes would the writer most need to make in order to incorporate this new information into the passage’s overall line of reasoning?
А Changing the second paragraph to focus on the fact that children have less time now for unstructured play
B Updating the thesis statement to indicate that a connection to nature is another benefit of forest kindergartens
C Adding statistics to the last paragraph about how much time the average child in the United States spends in nature
D Anticipating that opposition to this new information would include claims about the harmful effects of nature
E Removing the references to the activities of forest kindergartens in order to focus on the setting
Answer: The correct answer is adding statistics to the last paragraph about how much time the average child in the United States spends in nature.