The Outsiders

Middle SchoolEnglish  /  The Outsiders

“When it was first published in 1967, The Outsiders defied convention with its immediate, deeply sympathetic portrayal of Ponyboy and his struggle to find a place for himself in a difficult world. Thirty years later, it speaks to teenagers as powerfully as ever”

Book description from Penguin Books

You can access 294 questions about The Outsiders in Castle Learning.

 

Teachers will find a combination of question types available to assess comprehension of The Outsiders, including: multiple choice, short answer, fill-in-the-blank, and constructed/extended response

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Breakdown of topical questions:

  • Chapter 1
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 3
  • Chapter 4
  • Chapter 5
  • Chapter 6
  • Chapter 7
  • Chapter 8
  • Chapter 9
  • Chapter 10
  • Chapter 11
  • Chapter 12
  • End of Novel

Common Core Standards addressed by questions about The Outsiders:

  • L. 8.4
  • L. 8.5
  • RI. 8.5
  • RL. 7.5
  • RL. 8.1
  • RL. 8.2
  • RL. 8.3
  • RL. 8.4
  • RL. 8.6
  • W. 8.4
  • W. 8.9
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