Olympic track and field champion and philanthropist, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, is the subject of this one page biography, which also includes two sets of reading comprehension questions and a research and discussion topic.
A biography of the famous composer in the form of a reading comprehension activity is followed by 12 multiple choice questions, and a writing prompt about overcoming adversity, and 5 questions requiring short written responses.
Comprensión de lectura: biografía de Vasco Núñez de Balboa para niveles altos de elementaria o de secundaria. Reading comprehensión: Vasco Nuñez de Balboa's biography for upper elementary and secondary levels.
Short answer, multiple choice, and essay questions to review factual understanding and general comprehension of the life of Simón Bolívar. An adapted text is provided or students can do their own research.