This close reading worksheet is based on "Occupation: Conductorette" from Maya Angelou's novel I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Ch. 34 around 3 pages).
-5 multiple choice questions and 5 open response questions-
The wording and skill level of this worksheet match the rigor of the PARCC, Questar, & Smarter Balanced assessments.
Skills assessed: inference, characterization, mood, setting, evidence, vocabulary, context clues, & theme.