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A Brief History of... - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Texts Vol.2

A Brief History of... - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Texts Vol.2

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore different concepts through time / history... After carefully reading each story / text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
A Brief History of Tattoos  - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Informational Text

A Brief History of Tattoos - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Informational Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text explores the origins of tattoos and their development as an early art form in12,000 B.C. to modern day tatoooing. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False exercises and a fun word search. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
The History Of The Olympic Games - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

The History Of The Olympic Games - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes the origins and history of the Olympic Games, from the ancient Olympia to their revival in the late 19th century. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, a gap filling exercise and True or False exercises. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
Walking in his/her shoes:  Spartan Society to the Battle of Leuctra

Walking in his/her shoes: Spartan Society to the Battle of Leuctra

Can your students walk in the shoes of someone from the topic Spartan Society to the Battle of Leuctra? This empathetic task is: "You are a Spartan hoplite at the Battle of Thermopylae. But tonight will be your last night on earth. The Persians have now surrounded the remaining 300 Spartan professional soldiers and the allied conscripts who will be of limited help. As your mates groom their hair, sharpen their swords and prepare their minds, you sit down with your Athenian servant and relate how and why you have come to you have come to be serving Lakonia at Thermopylae. He tells you to begin ..." There is a marking guide provided. This task is designed for students of the NSW Ancient History Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum. Higher School Certificate course Ancient Societies Option G: Spartan Society to the Battle of Leuctra 371 BCE
WayneWoods
Informational Texts - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Bundle

Informational Texts - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Bundle

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore different concepts, influential people and historical events. After carefully reading each informational text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
Discover Greece - Printable Worksheet

Discover Greece - Printable Worksheet

Need some quick activities for your country theme? These are for you! The fun and engaging 16-pager worksheet introduces the student to a great variety of fun and educational exercises about Greece. Overview: Cut & Paste: Quick facts about Greece Reading Text: Brief introduction to Greece Feature reading: Highlights Word Game: crosswords What Do You Think: 5 Short Q&A Exploration: Geography and conversation exercise Feature reading: Greek Gods Feature reading: Creatures in the greek mythology Cultural exercise: Greek language & Alphabet Cultural exercise: Name origins Feature reading & fun exercise: Olympics Cultural exercise: Philosophy Let's go and travel around the world! Key words: Greece, Athens, Greek Gods, Plate smashing, Santorini, Islands, Mythology, creatures, Medusa, Cyclops, history, Greek language, English, Names, Olympics, ancient Greece, athletics, philosophy,
ATW100
Was Galen the greatest doctor of all time?

Was Galen the greatest doctor of all time?

This takes you through the works of Galen in a concise manner. It includes some reference to physiology and biology which your PE GCSE students should be scratching their heads over! It is important to remember that with edexcel they do not need to know much in-depth work on him.
sezbert
What were the Four Humours?

What were the Four Humours?

I have pulled together the essential points of this area that pupils need to understand into one PPT. This is an integral part of the history of medicine, although the study of Hippocrates and Galen are no longer mentioned in some of the specs, pupils still need to know who they were and what they did. The artwork is from the John Murray Textbook.
sezbert
Prehistoric to Greeks; Ancient World Medicine 6 worksheets

Prehistoric to Greeks; Ancient World Medicine 6 worksheets

Six workshees that comprise written sources, information boxes diagrams and pictures. The worksheets include: Prehistoric, Egyptian natural, Egyptian Supernatural, Greek natural and Greek supernatural. The sheets are all editable and are in word format.
mauger