for “Main Street” by Jacqueline Woodson.
A short story from
Flying Lessons & Other Stories.
Cover page & self-reflection questions
Pgs. 1-2: Reading comprehension questions
Pg. 3: Story mountain plotline graphic organizer
Pgs. 4-5: Character graphic organizers
Pg. 6: Story review form (describe, summarize, recommend/not & why, rate)
> 25 reading comprehension questions
> Three types of questions:
> "Complete Response" questions are great for discussion as they're often
- Short Response (complete sentences not required)
- Complete Response (complete sentences required)
reflective/no wrong answer style to encourage independent thinking and interpretation.
> 5Ws character graphic organizers are customized to the story. Not generic.
> Story review form can be used for any book, story, or epic poem. A career-long resource.
<>Resources are designed for struggling learners. Great modified resources for special education or below-level learners. Workbook questions are not all higher order thinking (a few are); they are roughly 7-8th grade level.
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