This product is a ready to print and use set of comprehension questions and answer key. There are 3 to 4 questions per chapter for the book. The questions for this story include literal and easy to find responses in the text to promote skills in readers like returning to the text to find answers. There are also inferential questions that require students to think and reflect. They encourage student to think about the author’s message. The story and questions promote reflective thinking. Students respond to the questions in complete sentences.
These questions can be used for literacy groups, silent reading, or guided reading groups. The document includes an answer key with the responses highlighted in yellow and the student version.
This story is fictional, but the topic of bike safety is very real. This story helps drive home the message of how important it is for people to wear a bike helmet every time they ride. It also illustrates the grieving process for young people.
Total Pages: 7
Synopsis of Mick Harte was Here by Barbara Park: Thirteen-year-old Phoebe Harte and her parents must deal with the tragedy of her younger brother's sudden death in an after-school bicycle accident.
Reading Counts Points: 4
Lexile Level: 730
Reading Level: 5.5