UKS2 Literacy - Michael Jordan Reading Comprehension

A reading comprehension activity about the life of basketball superstar Michael Jordan - the text revolves around the key parts of his life, and concludes with comprehension and grammar questions. It also contains an extension activity for fast-finishing students. Ideal for students learning about basketball or famous athletes between the ages of 9-13.

Answers, for teacher use, are on the final page of the document.

Time allowance ( one hour)
5 minutes - read through the text individually.
40 minutes - answer questions using the text as guidance (including extension activity)
15 minutes - Teacher and students go through the text and answers.

If you would like an example of the type of activity this is please look at my example Macbeth Reading Comprehension Activity.

If you liked the reading comprehension activity why not look at one of our Reading Comprehension Activity Books?

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  • UKS2-Michael-Jordan.pdf
  • Year-6-Michael-Jordan-Preview.pdf

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Created: Jan 28, 2019

Updated: Aug 29, 2019

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