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Guided Reading Queries/Questions

These questions may be used to help students dig deeper into understanding a narrative they are reading.
STUDY
PLAY
Why do you think the character said that?
CHARACTER and his/her WORDS
What does that have to do with what the character just said?
Connection to the CHARACTER and his/her WORDS and ACTIONS
What problem is this character trying to solve?
CHARACTER and his/her PROBLEM or CONFLICT
What do we know about_____________at this point?
Overview of the CHARACTER'S situation
What does the author want us to think about here?
AUTHOR'S REASON FOR WRITING IT THAT WAY
Why does the author choose this word?
AUTHOR'S WORD CHOICE
Were you surprised here? Why?
READER'S PERSONAL RESPONSE
What do you wish would happen here?
READER'S PERSONAL RESPONSE
What's this all about?
UNDERSTANDING what is happening
What was the reason for that?
UNDERSTANDING what is happening
Is that part clear to you?
UNDERSTANDING what is happening in the details
So, what's happened so far?
UNDERSTANDING AND SUMMARIZING THE STORY UP UNTIL NOW
What might happen now?
PREDICTION