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Quick Quotes, Inspire Ideas - Elon Musk: Businessman, Entrepreneur

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Read the quote. Write what you think it means. This package comes with an introduction and ten stand alone worksheets that are great for any teacher who want their students to practice reading and understanding complex ideas. These are great standalone worksheets for substitutes.

Hopefully they inspire students to think and come up with new and novel ideas. There are ten quotes that are included. They range in difficulty levels, so that you may adapt it to what you think your students can comprehend.

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Elon Musk: Businessman, Entrepreneur: he is known for hard work, innovation and change.

Examples of Quotes -

“Failure is an option here. If things are not failing, you are not innovating enough.”

“If something is important enough, even if the odds are against you, you should still do it.”

This activity is great for individual comprehension or group work. To guide your students, instruct them to:

1. Read the quote
2. Try to understand what the person is trying to say
3. Write down what you think the meaning is or why it's important

*Extended method for further learning*
-Consider having students do it in groups. They may discuss among themselves before they write their paragraphs and their own thoughts down.
-After everyone has written and completed their worksheet, have volunteers share the quote they were given and explain how they interpreted it.

Enjoy! - Alvin

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Copyright © Alvin Dai. All rights reserved by author. This product is to be used by the original downloader only. Copying for more than one teacher, classroom, department, school, or school system is prohibited. This product may not be distributed or displayed digitally for public view. Failure to comply is a copyright infringement and a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Clipart and elements found in this PDF are copyrighted and cannot be extracted and used outside of this file without permission or license. Intended for classroom and personal use ONLY.
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