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Bernice Bobs Her Hair Comprehension and Analysis Questions

Bernice Bobs Her Hair Comprehension and Analysis Questions
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Bernice Bobs Her Hair Comprehension and Analysis Questions
Bernice isn’t the first young woman to get a bad haircut, and she won’t be the last. Good thing she has the last laugh! These are original questions and answers to accompany your next lesson on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “Bernice Bobs Her Hair.”

1. 19 comprehension questions over the plot, characters, setting, theme and more. These could be answered in class, assigned for homework, or given as an open book quiz. These original questions are designed to guide students through their reading of “Bernice Bobs Her Hair.” 35 points.
2. Answer key for the comprehension questions.
3. 4 analysis questions. These could be given with the comprehension questions, discussed as a class, or included with an exam on Modernism. 15 points.
4. Answer key for the analysis questions.

There are 4 separate Word documents so you can customize them as you desire for use in your classroom. (Distributing the questions/answers/documents otherwise is prohibited.)

Materials Needed
Text of “Bernice Bobs Her Hair” by F. Scott Fitzgerald. It is in the public domain, so if you do not already have access to it, you may find it a number of places online by Googling it.

Common Core State Standards
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.1: Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.2: Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective summary of the text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.3: Analyze how complex characters (e.g., those with multiple or conflicting motivations) develop over the course of a text, interact with other characters, and advance the plot or develop the theme.

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F. Scott Fitzgerald, Bernice Bobs Her Hair, Modernism, short stories
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6 pages
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