Reading Think Sheet (Reading 9)
Title: Killer Bees.
Prediction: Before you begin to read the selection, look at the title or cover, scan the pages to read the major heading, and look at any illustrations. Write down your prediction (S).
Prediction: This story may be concerned with the bees or another type of bees.
Support: ก็แปลตามตัว killer คือนักฆา, Bee คือผึ้ง ก็
Main Ideas: As you finish reading each paragraph or key section of text, identify the main idea of that paragraph section.
Questions: For each main idea listed, writ down at lest one question.
Main Ideas 1: Killer bees are little smaller than r e g u l a r b e e s k i l l e r b e e s l i k e a t t a c k i n g
and stinging people and they can also
Question for paragraph 1: What is the difference between killer bees and regular bees? Can killer bees make honey?
How many times can killer bees
Main Ideas 2:
sting people? Question for paragraph 2:
Killer bees started in Brazil in 1957. Sao Paula wanted a new kind of bee but the bees were a mistake and they escaped and bred with the Brazilian bees outside
Main Ideas 3: The bees spread and scientist couldn’t control the problem. Each group of bees or colony grows to four times its old size in a year.
When did killer bees start? Who was Sao Paula? What did Sao Paula want to do with a bee? What did killer bees want to do with people? Question for paragraph 3: Why couldn’t scientist control the problem? To where do a killer Bees go from Brazil? How many miles did a killer travel a year?
Main Ideas 4: Killer bee likes to attack people because of a stormy smell or because a person is wearing a dark odor, has dark hair or shinny jewelry.
Question for paragraph 4: What did killer bees attack people for? Why are people afraid of killer bees? Why do killer bees attack people?
Main Ideas 5: The way to protect yourself from
Question for paragraph 5: Which pant of body do killer bees