Stephen Hawking - A Famous Scientist Reading
Product Description
Stephen Hawking - A Famous Scientist Reading - Disciplinary Literacy.

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' analysis 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 is suitable for high school students as well as strong middle-school students. Tackle literacy and science by having your students read and answer questions from a scientific article. Questions include knowledge (direct from the paper), thinking, connecting and open-ended varieties.

No Prep, no formatting, no issues. Simply download, print (or upload to your class site) and you're all set. The resource also comes with a Bonus Famous Scientist Reading - Neils Bohr. This reading can also be found in the preview section so that you may see exactly how my Famous Scientist resources are set out as well as my writing style.


**This resource is fully editable for your convenience.**

This resource covers the following:
- Overview
- Early Life
- Stephen at School
- Contributions to Science
- Progression of His Disease
- Personal Life
- Interesting Facts
- Reading Comprehension Questions
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Created: Dec 1, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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