Comprehension questions for any story:
- What is the message/lesson of the story?
- What can we guess that the author didn’t tell us in the story?
- What is the general mood/tone of the story?
- Why did the author choose that setting?
- How was the setting important to the story?
- Why do you think the character…?
- How did the character feel when…..? How did you know?
- What do the character’s actions/choices tell you about them?
- When the character said……, what did they really mean?