The product contains: Six 1-Page reading passages covering Medieval Astrologers and Astronomers; Medieval Science, Islamic Astronomers, European Astronomers, and more. Six pages of Reading Comprehension questions (one for each passage); and the teacher’s keys. Questions are true or false; multiple choice and open ended, and include both literal and inferential questions. The reading passages can be used for CLOSE READING with other non-fiction graphic organizers (not included). This product is great for Social Studies (History) and Language Arts (Reading Comprehension).
THIS PRODUCT IS GREAT FOR A QUICK SAMPLE FOR CHARTER SCHOOLS! It may be used for Independent Reading, Homework, or as a Supplemental Worksheet.
There are six pages of informational text about the subject: Medieval Astrologers and Astronomers. The passages cover the following topics:
• Science and Space in the Middle Ages
• Astronomy and Astrology
• Islamic Astronomers
• European Astrologers
• A Medieval Astrologer’s Job
• Medieval Tools Used in Astrology and Astronomy
Grades 4-7 and homeschool
Please note: The Informational Text also appears in my Medieval Careers Lesson Plan; however, the reading comprehension questions are not a part of that lesson plan.
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