Hatchet Discussion Questions are to be answered in partners or groups. The questions are both procedural ( Comprehension and recall) and conceptual (Higher order thinking skills).
Common Core Standards
Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Determine a theme or central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments.
Describe how a particular story's or drama's plot unfolds in a series of episodes as well as how the characters respond or change as the plot moves toward a resolution
Explain how an author develops the point of view of the narrator or speaker in a text.