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This material is a set of reading comprehension and vocabulary questions to accompany the novel, Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee.
The novel is a fantasy-science fiction adventure story based on Korean mythology. It follows a resourceful girl who uses magic to uncover the mystery of her brother’s disappearance. As she uses deception to sneak aboard a space ship, Min finds herself in the middle of a much bigger mystery, the search for the lost Dragon Pearl. This novel explores themes of truthfulness, loyalty and honor and is suitable for readers in grades 5, 6 and 7.
The novel study divides the book into 10 assignments covering approximately 30 pages each. Assignment contain factual based questions, questions that require inferencing and drawing conclusions as well as questions that prompt students to offer their own opinions of the events of the story. The vocabulary sections of each assignment will help to identify new terms and expand the student’s comprehension. The questions can be used to support discussions of the novel or literature circle discussions.