Standard Reading Guide
Instructions: print this page, or copy it into your own word processing app and fill it out for any work of literature we read. Working with these questions should help you avoid ever feeling like you have nothing to say in a class discussion.
What do the words on the page literally say?
What is the significance of this poem/story/book/etc.?
What do the words on the page mean?
What does the author do to demonstrate artistic craft?