This Common Core aligned resource measures and extends reading comprehension and literary term application in "Catch the Moon" by Judith Ortiz Cofer. It features 10 short answer questions, and an answer key is included. Although labeled a quiz, this resource doubles as a guided reading handout to facilitate active reading.
Questions pertain to the following key ideas:
♦ Luis's criminal behavior and its consequences
♦ The reason for the disruptive behavior
♦ Analyzing whether Luis is a typical gang member
♦ The reason Naomi comes to the junkyard
♦ Naomi's positive influence on Luis
♦ Borrowing his father's car
♦ The reason Luis cries for his mother
♦ The significance of the "treasure hunt"
♦ An evolving relationship with Luis's father
♦ Finding textual support for Luis's status as a dynamic character
♦ Internal vs. external conflict and seeking textual evidence