“Eleven” by Sandra Cisneros Close Reading Worksheet
by Inquiring Mind of the English Teacher Kind
“Eleven” by Sandra Cisneros is a coming-of-age short story involving a girl who, for the first time, experiences public marginalization and must learn to navigate an unjust world. This bundle of assessments helps English teachers evaluate reading comprehension, support the development of close reading skills, and promote homework accountability. The brevity of the narrative also helps to fill awkward gaps in teaching schedules. Answer keys are included. Materials are delivered in editable Word Document and printable PDF formats.
By completing the plot-based quiz, students will demonstrate knowledge of the following:
By completing the close reading activity, students will perform the following tasks:
Materials are available for teaching a variety of texts such as: