I give this quiz after having discussed symbolism in the novel, as seen in the first 15 chapters. Students are familiar with the characters, themes and some of the symbols at this point, but have not read the excerpt. It initiates a close reading
60 questions. the last ten include a cold read of a related poem.
The exam thoroughly assesses students understanding of plot, literary devices and character development.
I have, in the past, only used the first 50.
This project is to be done before reading Things Fall Apart. It hits on many of the reading, writing, speaking and listening standards. I use the holistic writing rubric to grade the essay (it's free on my page)
I've been teaching for 21 years. If you'd like a copy of everything on my flashdrive, I will send it to you. I have taught EVERYTHING from 8th to 12th. Each folder has sub folders with quizzes, notes, activities and tests. You will have to