This is a gut-wrenching and timely anti-gang and anti-gun short story that middle school and high school students LOVE!
Use these questions with Evan Hunter's "The Last Spin" to help your students sharpen their reading and higher-order thinking skills.
The lesson includes:
- 18 short answer or fill-in-the-blank questions that focus on reading comprehension: context clues, inferences, theme, and literary devices
- Paragraph prompt with graphic organizer where students will analyze dramatic/narrative elements found in the story
- Full text of the story (7 pages broken into 17 sections)