外研社高一英语必修4 module4 great scientists_图文
When you were a little child, what do you want to be in the future?
Great Scientists doctor
Teacher Movie star policeman
How many famous scientists do you know in the world?
who the scientist is ?
He discovered why all things fall down to earth.
The theory of Gravity
Charles Darwin (1809-1882)
Madam Curie (1867-1934)
Alexander Bell (1847-1942)
The Theory of Relativity
Look at the photos of great scientists. Write down as much information as you can.
Who is he?
Who is he?
Qian Xuesen Name: ____________________
Nationality: Chinese _______________ Physics Major: ___________________ Chinese atom bomb Inventions /discovers: __________________________
When did he In 1964
Who is she?
Name: ____________________ Madam Curie
Nationality: Polish _______________ Physics Major: ___________________
Inventions /discovers: Radioactivity __________________________ In 1898 When did she invent/discover: __________________________
Who is he?
Name: ____________________ Archimedes Nationality: Ancient Greece _______________ Physics, Mathematics Major: ___________________ Buoyancy, Inventions /discovers: __________________________
When did he About 240 BC invent/discover: __________________________
Who is he?
Name: ____________________ Albert Einstein Nationality: German / American
_______________ Mathematical Physics Major: ___________________ Inventions /discovers: Relativity __________________________ When did he In 1916 invent/discover:
biochemistry botany genetics zoology
? ? ? ?
The study of animals botany The study of plants biology The study of all living things The study of physical objects and natural forces.
? The study of chemical process in living things.
? The study of the structure of substances and how the react with each other. chemistry ? The study of inherited characteristics in living things genetics
How do we call the persons who study these subjects?
? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? biology chemistry biochemistry botany zoology genetics physics mathematics
? zoologist ? geneticist ? physicist ? mathematician
Newton third law
Force is mutual.
The combustion(燃烧) of fuels
A large amount of gas
Read the passage and answer the questions.
1. How were rockets invented? By accident – when people threw bamboo tubes with gunpowder inside into the fire to make explosions and saw that some of them flew into the air. 2. What are they used for today? They are used to send astronauts into space and in firework displays.
? Paragraph 1: Today rockets are used to send astronauts into space or celebrate great events. ? Paragraph 2: Rockets were first invented by Chinese about 2,000 years ago. ? Paragraph 3: First rockets were used in battles in china and then it was spread to Europe.
The rockets of Song Dynasty Arrowhead (箭头) Tube Shaft （箭杆） Fletchin g(箭羽)
? Paragraph 4: Rockets were also used in other ways. (A story about Wan Hu)
Read the passage again and decide whether the statements are T/F.
? Today rockers are only used to send astronauts into the space. (F) ? Rockets were invented by Chinese about 2,000 years ago. (T ) ? It was in the Song Dynasty that rockets were first used in wars. (T) ? It is believed that Europeans learned how to make rockets from the Mongols. ( T )
? Wan Hu succeeded in sending himself into the space with the help of rockets. ( F )
Read the text fast and then tick what are talked about in the text.
√ ? What rockets are used for today. √ ? When rockets were invented.
×? √ ? √ ? ×? Who first invented modern rockets. How the idea of rockets was born. What rockets were used for in the past. How many rockets china has set up into space. × ? What rockets will be like in the future.