Excerpts from the epic of Beowulf, chunked into digestible bites for a high school audience! This study guide emphasizes reading for understanding and literary analysis, not just a rote understanding of events. Students are asked to make predictions, make inferences based on context clues, and defend arguments using text evidence. The side-by-side format guides students to the correct part of the text for each question, providing scaffolding for struggling readers. Detailed answer key included.