Poliomyelitis - Polio - Science Reading Comprehension
Product Description
Poliomyelitis - Polio: A Reading Comprehension - Disciplinary Literacy - Resource For Everyone

This resource covers the following topics:
- What is Polio?
- History and Prevalence
- Signs and Symptoms
- How the Poliovirus Works?
- Mode of Transmission
- Tests and Diagnosis
- Treatments
- Complications
- Prevention


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The Problem You Face - Not having the time to properly teach scientific literacy (disciplinary literacy) or improve your students reading comprehension and analysis skills.

The Solution
This fully editable, NO PREP reading comprehension article is composed of relevant, applicable and engaging reading activities which can be used to:
• introduce your topic
• improve your students reading comprehension and scientific literacy skills
• improve your students analyse skills
• provide an extension activity to students who move at a faster pace
• provide extra credit to students in need
• measure your students literacy skills

Furthermore, this resource works very well as an emergency substitute plan as it will keep your students on task and focused while you are away.

This resource will take your students between 50-75 minutes to complete and includes some open-ended questions. An answer key is also included for your reference.

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Created: Jul 27, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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