The handout contains a modified version of the short story to facilitate comprehension for Novice-High to Intermediate-Low students (Spanish 3 and heritage speakers). After reading the story, students have to infer and respond to the reading comprehension questions. Great story to read and discuss bullying. Key is provided.
Common Core Standards:
Identify the main idea and most supporting details contained in culturally authentic materials using electronic information and other sources related to targeted themes.
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.