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"I love the resources, they're nicely linked to curriculum objectives and easy to pick up. Especially good for the
science-phobic amongst us as the ideas are all there."
Kay Wilkie, Year 6 teacher
Humans: X-ray machines
A non-fiction text linking to the topics animals including humans and Body systems and cells for year 3 and P4. X-ray machines are an amazing technology used to look inside things. X-rays travel through soft body tissues but bounce off of dense tissues like bone. In an X-ray scanner, a beam of radiation travels through your body and hits a photographic plate, producing an image. This explanation text includes a diagram and expanded captions to describe exactly how X-ray machines work.
This downloadable reading pack includes:
An A3 reading spread for you to print.
Reading comprehension question and answer sheets, differentiated using our magnifying glasses key (on the bottom right). One magnifying glass indicates easier and two means harder.
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