Handout to check reading comprehension for the short story "La continuidad de los parques" by Julio Cortázar. It can be used as a quiz or a review handout. Contains 15 true or false phrases double spaced and one writing prompt. Key is provided.
I love this story because it's a great example of a story within a story. My students really enjoyed reading it.
Recognize familiar words and phrases understand the main idea and infer the meaning of some highly contextualized unfamiliar spoken or written words in culturally authentic materials using electronic information and other sources related to targeted themes.
Infer the meaning of some unfamiliar words and phrases in academic and formal contexts.
I also have students view a short You Tube clip for the story prior to taking the quiz. I have also shown it as a closing activity after reading the story in class: