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Sterk Engels Leerjaar 3 VMBO-KBL Workbook

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6) When I was working at a call centre I overheard someone call me a ‘pain’ because I kept asking the same thing. I gave my boss a leaflet about Asperger’s because I had been sacked from other jobs and I didn’t want to lose this one; a year later I was made redundant. 7) I don’t want to get married or have children. I don’t like physical contact and I find children noisy and tiring. But Asperger’s has its advantages: I have good attention to detail, so I can remember information well. I know I have a lot to offer, I just need people to accept I’m different. B. Assess the question You do not answer the question just yet. Just have a look at the question and fill in the grid below. “What does having Asperger’s syndrome mean to Stephanie according to paragraph 1?” A She has to put a lot of effort into communicating with people. B She is extremely shy when meeting new people. C She is not able to hurt people’s feelings. MC STRATEGIES ANSWER A ANSWER B ANSWER C Which is most obviously incorrect? correct Write down 2 or 3 Keyword(s) for each option. shy new people Which choice is most correct? C. Keywords Now look up the keywords in the text. What do you learn about Asperger’s Syndrome in paragraph 1? D. Now choose Which of the choices of the MC-question is most like your answer above? A She has to put a lot of effort into communicating with people. B She is extremely shy when meeting new people. C She is not able to hurt people’s feelings. 61 MY WORLD - ME - KBL

E. Check & reflection Check your answer. Did you answer it correctly? Well done. If you didn’t, look at your grid. Where did it go wrong? Write down or ask your teacher for help, if necessary. 75 Now let’s do some more Remember to use the tips and steps. A Being diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome was a relief for Stephanie. (see paragraph 2) # 1 Is there one choice obviously Incorrect? #2 Look for 2 or 3 Keyword(s) in the text for each serious option. Why? A She now understood her own behaviour. B She was able to make friends now. C She was not bullied any longer. #3Choose the choice that makes most sense. B What did Stephanie find out when she took a drama course according to paragraph 3? She found out that she… A … could copy people’s behaviour. B … liked being the centre of attention. C … was less strange than some of her fellow actors. C “I still have problems with my own.” (paragraph 5) What do the words ‘my own’ refer to? (see paragraphs 4 and 5) A body language B boyfriend C facial expressions D relationships 62 MY WORLD - ME - KBL