SÅÍ GIAÏO DUÛC VAÌ ÂAÌO TAÛO ÂAÌ NÀÔNG TRÆÅÌNG THPT QUANG TRUNG. GIAÏO AÏN. TIÃÚNG ANH 10 (CH). Ngæåìi soaûn: PHAN THË THANH lÄÜC. Nàm hoüc: 2008-2009. UNIT 3. PEOPLE'S BACKGROUND. SECTION A: READING. WARM UP. Brainstorming. Famous scientists. PRE-READING.
TRÆÅÌNG THPT QUANG TRUNG
TIÃÚNG ANH 10 (CH)
Ngæåìi soaûn: PHAN THË THANH lÄÜC
Nàm hoüc: 2008-2009
SECTION A: READING
Have you ever heard of Marie Curie?
What do you know about her?
*Set the scene:
M C is the world famous scientist. She made great contributions to the world’s science. Today, we will learn about her life & her research. Firstly, let’s have a quick look at some new words &phrases that you will come across in the passage.
- general education (n)
- mature (a)
harbour the dream of
- tragic death
to be awarded
atomic weight of radium
- humanitarian wish
comprehensive study of all subjects & skill
Thông minh, sáng dạ
Clever, quick at learning
Fully-grown/developed in character & power
Nuôi mơ ước trở thành…
Foster/keep in mind the dream of doing st
TNĐH loại ưu
Leave university with excellent grade
Doctor of Phylosophy
Cái chết đau khổ
Được trao cái gì
To be presented with
Trọng lượng nguyên tử
Mong muốn nhân tạo
a. Having a fully developed mind
b. Keep in the mind
c. Very well,with a very high mark/grade
d. Make less severe
e. Find out exacrly by making calculations
1. with flying colours
Match the words or phrases in A with their meanings in B
True or False
1.On November 7, 1867.
2. She was a brilliant & mature student.
3. She worked as a private tutor to save
money for a study tour abroad.
4. She was awarded a Nobel Prize in Chemistry
for determining the atomic weight of radium.
5. No, it wasn’t. Her real joy was ”easing human suffering”
5. No, it wasn’t. Her real joy was ”easing
Write the background of a scientist you know best.