Saturday, September 10, 2016

Bubonic Plague

Bubonic Plague


What does the word plague mean?
A contagious bacterial disease characterised by fever and delirium, typically with the formation of buboes and sometimes infection of the lungs.




How would a plague relate to Natural disasters?
Because it can kill people & and can spread over a large area.
Why would the author write this text? What text type is it?
To give you information. I think this text is Non fiction.
What information would you expect this text to provide?
How it spread.
Write the sentence that tells you what the text is about.
The Bubonic plague is a disease that is spread by the fleas of black rats.
How is the text organised?
An Explanation
Technical words – write their meanings
Bubonic plague- Disasters  

Buboes- makes the glands swell

Glands- Part in your body

Episodes - it will continue

Population- When something is known

Spread- When something moves fast
immunised- make a person immune to infection

List the nouns in this text.
What tense is the text written in?
List at least 5 words that prove this.
  • Past
  • Present
  • Future
  • Today
  • Tomorrow.  

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