Shades of Gray by Carolyn Reeder
Shades of Gray Objective Tests Teaching Guide
This 29-page resource for teaching Carolyn Reeder’s story of a family caught in the aftermath of the Civil War is a series of OBJECTIVE TESTS (True/False, Yes/No, Multiple Choice) that check for factual story comprehension.
The questions, which cover the novel as chapter-by-chapter quizzes and a whole book test, are written to draw attention to plot sequence, cause and effect, character traits and motivations, story clues, implied meaning, etc. The quizzes include a 33-question, multiple choice Whole Book Test.
The questions do not require story interpretation, but instead build a knowledge base for progression to the higher level thinking skills.
Shades of Gray Objective Tests can be put to use as whole-class discussion guides, small group or independent reading guides, homework study guides, and conferencing tools in addition to, or in lieu of, their function as comprehension checks.
These tests are a reliable resource for managing reading programs that involves the use of multiple titles in one classroom.
Full answer keys are included.
Download the sample pages for a closer look.
Shades of Gray Whole Book Test (33 multiple choice questions) may be purchased separately.
Shades of Gray Whole Book Test