This excerpt describes how Malcolm used the dictionary to teach himself to read and write at a superior level. It includes four multiple choice questions and one text-based extended response that requires citing text as an integral part of the response. Excellent to use to teach close reading skills and/or as a quiz. Answer key included.
Autobiography of Malcolm X Excerpt and Quiz by K. Zutali is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License