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80 stephen hawking

Stephen Hawking

Famous People

High Int – Adv

In this lesson, students read a biography about one of the world’s most famous scientists of this era. Students learn and review new vocabulary and paraphrase their understanding of black holes.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 6 pages
Tasks
  • warm-up
  • vocabulary preview
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension tasks
  • discussion questions
  • optional video task
Vocabulary
  • dedicate
  • physics
  • significant
  • think outside the box
  • cosmology
  • ALS
  • big bang theory
  • incompatible
  • evaporate
  • tracheotomy
  • deteriorate
  • thrive
  • synthesizer
  • give something/someone away
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Knowledge Note
  • Timeline
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review
  • Discussion