These comprehension questions can be used in a small group or a whole group when reading the text I Survived: September 11th 2001. These questions are mostly comprised of extended response. In accordance with Common Core, students are asked to refer explicitly to the text when answering the questions. Students are expected to use a number of higher order thinking skills throughout this novel study. For your more advanced students, they could lead their own book club and use these questions to make sure that their thinking and understanding is on the correct track.