A two page biography of Chinese table tennis champion, Deng Yaping, who overcame a physical challenge to be the most respected table tennis player in history. Multiple choice and short answer questions.
A two page biography of Australia's sometimes controversial federation founder and first Prime Minister, Sir Edmund Barton. Includes multiple choice questions, short answer questions and an essay prompt.
A two page account of the heroic ride of Sybil Ludington during the Revolutionary War, with multiple choice questions, short answer questions, and an illustration for coloring. Also, see abcteach's Sybil Ludington vocabulary activity set.
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.
Use this 'Worksheet: Defining Genre (upper elem/middle)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Worksheet: Defining Genre (upper elem/middle)'. Think of books in specific genres (realistic fiction, biography, fairy tale, etc.) and complete the chart by stating which use imagination. This worksheet can be used as introduction or review.
Use this 'Biography: Gutenberg (upper elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Biography: Gutenberg (upper elementary)'. This one-page reading comprehension follows a standardized testing format. An interesting brief biography and great testing practice!