This presents a open-book reading quiz and a discussion activity for Judith Ortiz Cofer's short story "American History." The discussion questions can be used by students individually, in small groups, or as a whole class. The questions center on the backdrop of the Kennedy assassination and the relationship to the story, round vs. flat characters, themes, and the concept of immigration. Included is a teacher answer sheet.
"American History" Quiz and Discussion Activity by Marsha Metnzer is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License