Questions for During Reading:
What happened at the beginning?
How does the author introduce the main character(s)? Where are they at?
What was the problem or big event?
What things happen as the character deals with the problem?
How does the problem get solved?
How does the story end?
General BEGINNING, MIDDLE, or END QUESTIONS:
Which part of the story introduces the action?
Which part of the story concludes the action?
In which part of a story do we get introduced to the characters?
In which part of a story do we read about where and when the story takes place (setting)?
In which part of a story do we read about how a character responds to a problem?
In which part of a story is the climax (most exciting part) or the turning point (when everything changes)?