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 young 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 and to make inferences. 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, guided reading groups, or as a part of RTI. I use this story with my third grade students that are just starting to reading at grade level, however the book and questions can be used with slightly younger students. The document includes an answer key with the responses highlighted in yellow and the student version.
Total Pages: 9
Synopsis of Rusty the Injured Fox by Tina Nolan: In this book of the "Animal Rescue" series, Eva struggles not to become attached to a baby fox that she rescues one evening.
Reading Counts Points: 5
Lexile Level: 580
Reading Level: 3.2