You get a biography of the famous Pittsburgh Steeler, Lynn Swann. It describes Lynn’s career as a skillful wide receiver plus some of the challenges he faced, and some of the awards he received. The bio also explains Lynn Swann’s transition into broadcasting as an ABC television sports announcer. You also get a drawing that illustrates Lynn Swann reaching high to complete a football pass.
There are two pages of ten multiple choice reading comprehension questions. Reading skills tested are: determining main idea, making inferences, locating details, relating causes and effects, drawing conclusions, and one vocabulary question Reading nonfiction and answering the questions will provide your students with helpful practice for future standardized state tests that they will have to take. The fourth page is the answer key. You will easily be able to print off this document titled, “Football Hall of Famer and Sports Announcer: Lynn Swann.” Plus it is easy to adjust or edit if you find that to be necessary for your own teaching purposes.