ADULT LEARNING CENTRE
English 10: Short Story "Lingkuan Gorge"
Creating Comprehension Questions
May 1, 2002
Today, in class, we will read the short story, "Lingkuan
Gorge," by Tu Peng-Cheng as translated into English from the original
After reading it once through, students will work together in groups to
create ten comprehension questions. Use full sentences and provide a full
sentence answer to each question you write.
Questions must come equally from the beginning, middle, and end of the
story. Try to make some of your questions more challenging. Please do not
write questions that require only a "yes" or "no" as
Before the end of class, groups will take turns asking their
questions, orally, and inviting other groups to answer.
Questions and answers written in class will be collected in order
to create an online resource for other students to use and enjoy.
Prepare for a comprehension quiz based on the best questions taken
from the today's two classes.
We will be discussing character and theme and beginning a new
writing assignment next class.
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