• questionLeveled Questions for Guided Reading  question
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    Levels A - I:

    &    Which words rhyme in the story?                                                  

    &    What happened in the story?                                                                    

    &    Who are the characters? How are the characters alike or different?               

    &    Tell me about (things, places, or animals) in the story           .                                  

     

    Levels E – N:

    &    What happened at the beginning, middle, or end of the story?

    &    What was the main idea of the story?

    &    Who was the main character? Did you like/dislike him/her?

    &    How were two characters alike or different from each other?

    &    What was your favorite part?

     

    Levels J – P:

    &    What happened at the beginning, middle, or end of the story?

    &    What was the main idea of the story?  What was the setting?

    &    Describe the main character.  Tell me about 2 characters.  How were they alike or different from each other?

    &    What was the problem in the story?  How was it solved?

    &    Does the story remind you of something you have done or read about in another story?

     

    Levels M – R:

    &    Retell the main events of the story?

    &    What was the main idea?

    &    Who are the characters and what are they like?  Why do you think (pick a character) acted that way?

    &    What was the setting?

    &    What was the problem?  How was it solved?

    &    Does the story remind you of something you have done or read about?

    &    What was the author trying to tell you in this story?

     

    Levels Q – U:

    &    Summarize the story.

    &    What was the main idea?

    &    What was the setting?

    &    Who are the characters and what are they like?  Why do you think (pick a character) acted that way?

    &    What was the author’s purpose in writing the story?

    &    Does the story remind you of something you have done or read about?

    &    Does this story teach a lesson?

    &    What was the problem?  How was it solved?

     

    Levels V – Z:

    &    Summarize the story.

    &    What was the main idea?

    &    Describe the characters, their traits and how they interact with each other.

    &    Why do you think (pick an event) happened that way?

    &    What problem did the character face? How did he/she react and solve the problem?

    &    What is the author’s message? Do you agree?

    &    What do you think would happen next if the book continued?

    &    Would you recommend this book?  Why?
     
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