Easy to use printable questions for the small group reading book, "Mercedes and the Chocolate Pilot.", in the National Geographic Reach for Reading series.
Great to use for small group instruction, center work, or independent practice.
This download features the reading comprehension questions. Practice Master SG1.13.
Summary of Mercedes and the Chocolate Pilot
In Berlin, after World War II, Mercedes's family has little food. She hears a story about a pilot who drops candy to children from a plane that airlifts food into Berlin. Mercedes visits the airfield, hoping to catch some chocolate, but she is unlucky. She writes to the pilot, asking him to drop candy in her yard. The pilot sends her a package of candy. Years later, Mercedes meets the pilot and is able to express her gratitude.