Unit 1 Lesson Two and Lesson Three Madame Curie

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<ul><li><p>Unit 1 Lesson Two and Lesson ThreeMadame Curie</p></li><li><p>Improve the students ability of listening, speaking, reading and writing.Let the students know the contribution to science that Madame Curie made.Lead the students to learn the determination, the courage and the spirit of devoting herself to science.Retell the text.Teaching Aims</p></li><li><p>Key PointLearn the general idea of the text</p></li><li><p>Difficult PointRetell the text</p></li><li><p>Marie CurieNovember 7th 1867Born in Poland</p></li><li><p>At that time women were not admitted to universities in Poland.</p><p>So she went to France (Paris) in 1891.</p></li><li><p>She married to Pierre Curie who was also a bright scientist in 1895.</p></li><li><p>Another scientist Henri BecquerelHe found that uranium gave off rays.</p><p>Marie decided to study this area and named the rays radioactive</p></li><li><p>The discovery of Polonium.In 1898 she discovered the first of these radioactive minerals, which she named Polonium in honor of her motherlandPoland.</p></li><li><p>They worked together.They devoted all their hours to working in their laboratory on their research.</p></li><li><p>Her thoughts:Life is not easy for any of us, we must work, and above all, we must believe in ourselves. We must believe that each one of us is able to do something well, and that ,when we discover what this something is, we must work hard at it until we succeed. </p></li><li><p>RadiumDiscovered in 1902It looks like salt.</p></li><li><p>The medal of Nobel Prize.</p></li><li><p>After the first world war Madame Curie traveled to the USA.</p><p>The president gave her a gram of radium for her future work.</p></li><li><p>The two Radium Institutes in the world.</p></li><li><p>In 1934 she died in Paris.</p></li><li><p>The money, the stamp and the coins for remembering her.</p></li><li><p>Her life1867: Born in Poland1891: Arrived in Paris1895: Married Pierre1898: Discovered Polonium1902: Discovered Radium</p></li><li><p>1904: Given the Nobel Prize for Physics1906: Pierre died in an accident. Marie Curie took his place and become the first woman professor in the world1911: Given another Nobel Prize1934: Died</p></li><li><p>Her CourageFacts: 1. 1891, went to Paris and chose science to learn. Causes: 1. her interest in physics </p><p>Effects: 1. discover radium 2. managed to get through her college</p><p>2. her thoughts in life 2. given the Nobel Prizes twice</p><p>3. influenced generations</p></li><li><p>Her VirtuesFacts: 1. her willingness to share all her knowledge 2. her medical service during the war 3. her interest in womens rights</p></li><li><p>Exercises:1. The text is mainly about Madame Curies ____. A. hard work before discovering Radium B. college life in Paris C. talent for physics D. cooperation with her husbandA</p></li><li><p>2. The greatest contribution Curie made to the world is the discovery of ____. A. uranium B. radium C. polonium D. siliconB</p></li><li><p>3. Marie become interested in physics ____. A. before she went to university B. after she graduated from university C. before she graduated form university D. when she was studying in universityA</p></li><li><p>4. You can infer that life was ____ for Marie when she studied in Paris. A. hard and meaningful B. easy and meaningful C. hard and boring D. easy and boringA</p></li><li><p>5. Marie begin her search work after she ____. A. graduated from university B. got another degree in mathematics C. got married D. gave birth to her first childC</p></li><li><p>6. The radioactive nature of uranium was first discovered by ____. A. Mrs. Marie B. Mr. Curie C. another scientist D. Mr. and Mrs. Curie C</p></li><li><p>7. Which mineral is the most radioactive ? _____ A. Polonium B. Uranium C. Radium D. Silicon C</p></li><li><p>8. When did Mr. and Mrs. Curie begin to do research work together ? ____ A. After they got married. B. After Mrs. Curie got degree in mathematics. C. After Mrs. Curie found polonium. D. After Mr. Curie got a job.C</p></li><li><p>9. Whats the meaning of the word share in the text ? ____ A. divided and distribute B. have in common C. study D. researchB</p></li><li><p>10. Radium can do serious damage to ____. A. peoples health B. animals C. living things D. all of the above D</p></li><li><p>11.Which can be used to cure human beings disease? ____ A. Polonium. B. Radium. C. Uranium. D. Silicon.</p><p>B</p></li><li><p>12.Which characteristic didnt belong to Mrs. Curie? ____ A. Devotion. B. Determination. C. Courage. D. SelfishnessD</p></li><li><p>Discussion:1. Which period do you think was the best for Madame Curie? Why?2. Which do you want to be, a scientist or an ordinary man?</p></li><li><p>Homework:Write a passage about Madame Curie.</p></li><li><p>The end.</p></li></ul>


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