Famous Scientists & Inventors- 5 Lesson Advanced ESL Reading Worksheet Bundle

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The Laughing Linguist
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7th - 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education
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    Use this STEM themed bundle to teach reading comprehension to high-school students or ESL students of any age in a fun and interesting way. Colorful, high-quality worksheets (with full lesson plans) will have your students loving these lessons. With enough material to cover 4 or 5 lessons, the readings have warm-ups, skimming activities, reading comprehension questions, true/false activities, discussions, group work & a final presentation! Includes FIVE Full Lesson Plans on Famous Inventors & Scientists Plenty to keep your class busy and productive!!

    3 Readings with:

    ✓ Pre and post-reading activities

    ✓ Comprehension Checks

    ✓ Vocabulary Building

    ✓ Discussion Activities; &

    ✓ Ted Talks

    ✓ Kahoot Quiz

    ✓ Research & Presentation Work

    ✓ 2 End of Unit Worksheets

    ✓ Extra/Homework Activities

    The three people covered are:

    Elon Musk: entrepreneur, investor, philanthropist, engineer & inventor

    Mae Jemison:: the first African-American woman to go into space.

    Boyan Slat: young Dutch inventor who gained fame through his TED Talk on an innovative way to clean up the world's oceans.

    This bundle can also be purchased as part of the 24 ESL Reading Bundle Pack.


    These materials are part of a Reading Comprehension series. You can check out the rest of the materials here:

    1. Festivals - Guy Fawkes Night, Burning Man & Pamplona Running of the Bulls

    2. Famous People & Celebrities - David Bowie, Lucy Liu & Steve Irwin

    3. Food Culture Around The World - Healthy Eating, Extreme Eating & Coffee Culture

    4. Music and Culture - Grafitti, Opera & Punk

    5. Cities and their People - Jerusalem, Christchurch & Athens

    6. Art and Literature - Graphic Novels, The Guggenheim & Franz Kafka

    7. Global Sports - Cricket, Rugby &Base Jumping

    8. Scientists & Inventors - Elon Musk, Boyan Slat & Mae Jemison

    Each lesson has multiple activities and is aimed at improving your students’ reading comprehension skills and building their vocabulary. You can get a better deal by buying a bundle. You can find ALL the above resources in one place here:

    24 ESL Reading Comprehension Lesson Bundle

    If you regularly teach reading comprehension, check out these money-saving bundles:

    Biography Reading Comprehension Bundle

    Reading Comprehension MEGA Bundle

    ESL Super Bundle


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    Total Pages
    10 pages
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    Teaching Duration
    4 days
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