Flying Lessons & Other Stories: “Choctaw Bigfoot, Midnight in the Mountains” Workbook
No-prep workbook for “Choctaw Bigfoot, Midnight in the Mountains” by Tim Tingle.
A short story from Flying Lessons & Other Stories.
Pgs. 1-3: Reading comprehension questions & vocab activity Pg. 4: Story mountain plotline graphic organizer Pgs. 5-6: Character graphic organizers Pg. 7: Story review form (describe, summarize, recommend/not & why, rate) Pg. 8: Key
Details > 3 pre-reading questions > 27 reading comprehension questions > Three types of questions:
Short Response (complete sentences not required)
Complete Response (complete sentences required)
>> Several questions address storytelling and how Uncle Kenneth does so. Such as use of red herrings and storytelling when interactive with the audience.
> "Complete Response" questions are great for discussion as they're often 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.
<>All resources are designed for struggling learners. Perfect modified or alternative resource for special education or below-level learners. Reading comprehension questions are not all higher order thinking. Reflection questions encourage independent thinking - great for discussion. Roughly 7-8th grade level.