Big Machines For Fun and Sport
By Geoff Thompson (Turquoise)
I am learning to summarise information
• I can identify the main ideas in the text
• I can identify the keywords in the text
Explain in your own words how these machines work:
List three facts you learnt from the book
A gas burner blow hot air into the balloon.
2. The hot-air balloon floats up high. When the pilot turns off the gas,the balloon came down again.
1.Cars that go in motor races have special wheels and
2.Some campervans have showers
3.Some gliders can fly for 1000 km
Which machine from the book matches these descriptions?
List 3 differences and 3 similarities between motor boats and sailing boats