This is a single PDF page set of directions to a reading assessment (formative) of the first chapter of the powerful Bildungsroman/Coming of Age novella Siddhartha. With this formative assessment activity, you will get the following:
a.) CCSS-driven reading assessment questions
b.) Graphics and borders
c.) Question re: internal vs. external conflict type w/reasoning
d.) Character analysis
e.) Cross-text analysis between characters and student
f.) Language focus on Samana
g.) Two reading assessment copies per page
With this PDF printable reading assessment, you'll be inviting students to apply understanding of character, plot, conflict, and relationships as well as development of their 21st Century skills, including critical thinking and problem-solving as students are invited to respond to open-ended questions about not only the novella but the relationship between father and son, title character. This chapter assessment focuses on helping students reach the higher levels of Bloom's taxonomy (eg. application, analysis, and beyond).
Thank you for visiting my store, and feel free to provide your helpful feedback as to how this works for you in your classroom English/Language Arts or otherwise. Thanks again!