Science and Literacy - Stories of Gases

Science and Literacy - Stories of Gases
Science and Literacy - Stories of Gases
Science and Literacy - Stories of Gases
Science and Literacy - Stories of Gases
Science and Literacy - Stories of Gases
Science and Literacy - Stories of Gases
Science and Literacy - Stories of Gases
Science and Literacy - Stories of Gases
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This is a collection of 5 short and engaging non-fiction stories on the subject of gases. Each 3/4 page article includes 3 to 4 reading comprehension, opinion, or application questions. Keys and a bibliography are also provided.

Note: These stories are also part of a BUNDLE found here.

Story 1: Noble Efforts (Noble Gases/ Scientists)

William Ramsey was involved in the discovery of nearly all of the noble gases. And all because he answered an ad in the paper.

Story 2: Putting on Airs (Gases/ Scientists)

The Greek theory of four elements finally was put to rest after more than 2,000 years with the discovery that air was made of multiple gases.

Story 3: The Tax Man (Oxygen/ Scientists)

Lavoisier made some brilliant deductions and changed the course of chemistry. Then he lost his head.

Story 4: Bad Air/ Good Air (Gases/ Medicine/ Scientists)

If "bad" air causes disease, it only makes sense that "good" air can cure disease. Sometimes that good air is cow farts.

Story 5: The Spoils of War (Gases/ Combustion/ Scientists)

Alfred Nobel made a product that made him one of the most hated men in the world. That's why he funded the Nobel Prize.

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